‘I hope you’ve quite smoking,’ Obama says, according to a recording of the conversation aired by CNN. ’Sometimes,’ Kiai responds, before asking Obama whether he’s kicked his habit.
‘I haven’t had a cigarette in probably six years,’ Obama replied. ’That’s because I’m scared of my wife,’ he added with a grin.
The two men laughed as Obama assured he hadn’t had a cigarette in six years thanks to the First Lady.