Widow Victoria Kennedy watches the coffin of her husband Senator Edward Kennedy be loaded outside of the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help after the funeral of the senator August 29, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. Kennedy, youngest sibling to brothers President John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, died of brain cancer August 25. By Chris Hondros/Getty.

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