Former President George H.W. Bush will stay at the Houston Methodist Hospital over the weekend to continue his recovery, according to the latest health update from Bush-family spokesman Jim McGrath.
The 41st President was hospitalized on April 22 after one day had an infection After the funeral of his wife Barbara Bush, who died on April 17, he was in intensive care until April 25 and is now recovering in a normal patient room.
McGrath tweeted on Friday that Bush is "in the best of spirits and looks I will be going back to Maine next month."
In the NBC broadcast Today show On Friday morning, Jenna said Bush, her grandfather, had "done a good job." "He is goal-oriented and he wants to come to Maine and we think he will go there," she added. "He's sad, but he's fine. The last time he talked to him, he barbecued!"
On Wednesday, Jeb Bush said at a performance at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, his father would leave the hospital today. The former governor of Florida described his father as "stronger than an ox" and the "largest living man".