George W. Bush turns heads at Dallas funeral with dance moves

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President Obama and former President George W. Bush spoke Tuesday at a funeral service for the five slain Dallas police officers.

There were many powerful moments throughout the service, but there is one moment that has been turning heads -- President Bush's dance moves during "Battle Hymn of the Republic."

The former president swayed and marched in place. Michelle Obama, who was standing to Bush's left and holding hands with him, appeared surprised at first and then smiled.

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Former First Lady Laura Bush (L), former President George Bush (2nd L), First Lady Michelle Obama (3rd L) and U.S. President Barack Obama (R) hold their hands on their hearts as they sing the national anthem at a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Former President George W. Bush attends a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama puts his hand to his eyes as he and first lady Michelle Obama attend a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Former first lady Laura Bush, former President George W. Bush, U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama listen to remarks from Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings (front) as they attend a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Former President George W. Bush (L) holds hands with first lady Michelle Obama during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Former President George W. Bush (L) shakes hands with President Barack Obama (R) as he kisses first lady Michelle Obama during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) and his wife Michelle Obama (L) and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings sing during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama raises clasped hands with former President George W. Bush (L), first lady Michelle Obama and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings (R) during a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Former president George W. Bush (L) First Lady Michelle Obama (C) and U.S. President Barack Obama sing during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Former president George W. Bush (L), First Lady Michelle Obama (C) and U.S. President Barack Obama sing during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Former first lady Laura Bush, Former President George W. Bush and first lady Michelle Obama listen to U.S. President Barack Obama speak during a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
A woman sits beside photos of the slain policemen as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial service for the five killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama hugs Dallas police chief David Brown at a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with Dallas police chief David Brown during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Former president George W. Bush (L) and First Lady Michelle Obama talk during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. President Barack Obama joins in holding hands with former first lady Laura Bush, President George W. Bush, first lady Michelle Obama and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings (R) during a memorial service for five policemen killed last week in a sniper attack in Dallas, Texas July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Former president George W. Bush (L) First Lady Michelle Obama (2nd L) U.S. President Barack Obama and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings (R) sing during a memorial service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas, Texas, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Responses on Twitter to the moment have ranged widely:

Bush, a Texas native, posted this touching message to Instagram:

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