Report: Huma Abedin near tears on learning Hillary had to carry her own bag somewhere

Report: Huma Abedin near tears on learning Hillary had to carry her own bag somewhere
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[Ed. – Huh.]

“Abedin took her duties so seriously, the source recalled, that when she learned that Clinton had once carried her own bag up a flight of stairs in her aide’s absence, Abedin nearly burst into tears,” Newsweekreported.

The same source said that Clinton once snapped her fingers and said “Gum” to Abedin.

“A lot of times, Hillary would snap her fingers and go, ‘Gum.’ And Huma would fetch it,” the source said.

Although Abedin no longer totes her boss’s bags around, she still carries Clinton’s infamous cell phone and serves her boss coffee and Mexican food.

During her 20 years by Clinton’s side, she has achieved increasing responsibility to the point where Clinton supporters go to Abedin rather than “wast[ing] time trying to find Clinton directly.”

“I only would go to Huma. It’s like talking to Clinton,” investor Alan Patricof told Newsweek.

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