Fresno County Democratic Women's Club Inaugural Celebration

January 20, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
Breakfast was served along with national pride at the "Fresno County Democratic Women's Club" Inaugural Celebration Tuesday morning.Club members and their family and friends gathered at the "Public House" Restaurant in Fresno's Granite Park to watch Barack Obama take the oath of office.

Many talked about a feeling of pride as they experienced, not just a historic moment for America, but one that could change the world.

One young father expressed hope for his son and all children, that anything is possible. "It's possible for him? It's possible for anyone," said Moses Brathwait.

"I've been emotional since November 4th. It just keep perpetuating. It's a perpetual emotional feeling. It's a feeling of joy and happiness and change. It's great," said Joanne Bazarian.

Between the cheers, there were also tears as people became emotional during President Obama's inaugural address. They said despite the country's current difficulties, they have faith that better times are ahead.

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