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    Posted on Dec 15, 2012

    In Newtown, Night Falls And The Sun Rises

    Friday night and Saturday morning in the Connecticut town grieving after a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School left 28 dead.

    Friday night.

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    People grieve outside the overflow area of a vigil at the Saint Rose of Lima church in Newtown, Connecticut December 14, 2012.

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    A woman comforts a young girl, during a vigil service at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church, for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, December 14, 2012.

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    People light candles outside a vigil at the Saint Rose of Lima church in Newtown, Connecticut December 14, 2012.

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    Mourners gather inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church at a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.

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    Mourners gather inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church at a vigil service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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    People attend a vigil service at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, December 14, 2012.

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    Two ladies light a candle outside Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church near Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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    A woman attends a vigil service at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church.

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    People attend a vigil service at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church.

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    Mourners gather inside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church at a vigil service.

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    Mourners gather inside and outside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church.

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    Mourners gather outside the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church.

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    A woman covers her mouth as others look on stand near candles outside Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church.

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    Andrew Jacobs (L) prays as his twin brother Matthew Jacobs looks on.

    Saturday morning.

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    Emergency tape is seen at a building near the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Sandy Hook in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    Bags decorated with Christmas trees and stars, in memory of the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, are placed in a park and in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    Balloons hang from the Sandy Hook Elementary School sign in Sandy Hook in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A sign honoring the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings is seen inside a barbershop window in Sandy Hook, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A sign honoring the victims of the Sandy Hook elementary school shootings is seen in Sandy Hook, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A woman prays at Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A sign and a U.S. national flag are seen near Sandy Hook Elementary School in Sandy Hook in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A man carries flowers from the Sandy Hook Fire Department to the Sandy Hook Elementary.

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    A man writes a message on a board for the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School at Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    Messages are written on a board dedicated to the victims killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School displayed at Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A man bows his head as he stands at a makeshift memorial, outside Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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    A makeshift memorial with flowers, stuffed toys and candles sit outside Saint Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Newtown, Connecticut December 15, 2012.

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