A Rhode Island bookstore employee who ran into Hillary Clinton has posted a photo with an encouraging message for the would-be first female president.

"She was gracious and she was warm and she said the bookstore was beautiful. Bill Clinton shook my hand and complimented my sweater."

11/20/16. So. Today I met Hillary Clinton. This was a surprise and I can't imagine meeting anyone else who looms as...

Posted by Jessica Wick on Monday, November 21, 2016

So as Donald Trump wreaks havoc on Google Calendar notifications for everyone at the New York Times, Hillary Clinton's spending her post-election months strolling around a bookstore, inspiring open letters from her heartbroken supporters.


She may not be president, but she's still the King Midas of Facebook: everything she touches goes viral.

Jessica Wick's post has been liked by thousands of people, shared hundreds of times and commented on by hundreds of supporters. Of course, the trolls showed up, too, because in case you didn't know—Hillary Clinton is sort of polarizing.

This follows Clinton's chance encounter with a supporter while taking a walk in the woods around Chappaqua, New York. In both instances, Bill Clinton was there. In both instances, Bill Clinton was apparently not asked for a photo.


Sorry, Bill. Better keep practicing with that iPhone camera.