Former President G.H.W. Bush remained in the hospital on Thursday hear Houston, after he was admitted earlier this week for shortness of breath.
In a statement the Bush spokesman said “President Bush had another terrific day and is in great spirits.”
The spokesman also reported that wife Barbara and son Neil visited the the former President.
“He asked that his sincere wishes for a very Merry Christmas be extended to one and all,” McGrath said, adding that Bush will remain at the hospital Thursday evening.
Bush was taken by ambulance earlier this week. His prognosis was positive and he remained in the hospital merely as a precaution.