He quickly draped his warm shawl around the First Lady.
And how was this chivalrous moment taken in China? Well, it was not taken in the right spirit.
The incident was also labelled as CoatGate.
P.S. Needless to say, the incident became a subject of many internet jokes. Catch one right below.
And yes, if you have read till here, you might as well read my earlier blog on the same topic featuring our very own L K Advani , and the bombshell from across the border, Hina Rabbani Khar.