She and Trump "were honoured to pay tribute to our fallen heroes".
To make sure her return to the public eye is as awkward as possible, President Donald Trump tweeted this morning, "the Fake News Media has been so unfair, and vicious, to my wife and our great First Lady, Melania". 'The people of our country love you, so thank you, honey'.
Shortly afterwards, she entered Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre for what the White House said was a benign kidney procedure.More news: 25 killed in Guatemala volcano eruption
"Mrs. Trump has always been a strong and independent woman who puts her family and certainly her health above all else, and that won't change over a rabid press corps", she told Fox News. "I said no!" Trump tweeted June 29.
Others offered she may be healing after some secret plastic surgery.
"I'm amazed Mrs. Trump has been able to do it", she told AFP.
Scarborough shot back at Trump for his comments about a possible Melania "facelift" on Wednesday, tweeting, "I agree that it would be "vicious" and "unfair" to lie about a loved one having a facelift for the objective of causing pain and embarrassment".
Several 19th-century first ladies spent long periods out of view. The popular rumor right now is that Melania is done with Washington D.C., and she is planning a permanent move back to her NYC penthouse.