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There is no still point in all the Universe, and that is the rock upon which I stand

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

He Fought the Good Fight

Senator Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy
February 22, 1932 – August 25, 2009
Rest in Peace

Now cracks a noble heart. Good-night, sweet prince;
And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.



At 9:59 PM, Blogger barryshap said...

I just watched Keith and my eyes welled up. The loss of Edward M. Kennedy is incalculable, even to those on "the other side of the aisle." It was touching to learn that Orrin Hatch has a portrait of Teddy in his senate office. I feel honored to be from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and to have had Teddy represent me in the senate. The first time I was able to vote, I did so with an absentee ballot as I was living in Italy at the time. I cast that vote for Senator Kennedy. He indeed fought the good fight. Sail on...


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