"...atone for my private failings.."
"...remorse I feel will always be with me...."
"...to every New Yorker...to those who believed in what I stood for, I sincerely apologize..."
"...I cannot allow my private failings to disrupt the people's work..."
"...I am resigning from the office of governor...at Lt. Gov. Paterson's request, the resignation will be effective on Monday, March 17..."

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