Few words can capture what Michelle Obama did at the Democratic convention. Suffice it to say that this was a speech like no other: deep, moving, real, so very real.

Michelle Obama’s words are heart-stopping:

The story that has brought me to this stage tonight, the story of generations of people who felt the lash of bondage, the shame of servitude, the sting of segregation, but who kept on striving and hoping and doing what needed to be done so that today, I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves. And I watch my daughters, two beautiful, intelligent, black young women, playing with their dogs on the White House lawn. And because of Hillary Clinton, my daughters and all our sons and daughters now take for granted that a woman can be President of the United States.

Watch the video, you’ll be in awe: