Sen. John McCain’s family announced Friday that he was ending treatment for his brain cancer, so we all knew this moment was coming soon, but perhaps not this soon.

Daughter Meghan McCain just released the following statement:

It’s awfully tempting to put Barack Obama’s tribute over in the other post on the worst tributes just for his predictable overuse of “I” and “we,” but we’ll leave it here:

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.