A couple embraced in Saint Peter's Square after hearing news that Pope John Paul II had died at the Vatican Saturday. The news was immediately announced to around 60,000 gathered in Saint Peter's Square and was met with a long applause, an Italian sign of respect. Bells tolled and many people wept openly.
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A couple embraced in Saint Peter's Square after hearing news that Pope John Paul II had died at the Vatican Saturday. The news was immediately announced to around 60,000 gathered in Saint Peter's Square and was met with a long applause, an Italian sign of respect. Bells tolled and many people wept openly.
(Reuters photo)