|And so it has happened, this very strange convergence. The holiday celebrating the birth of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. became, in the midnight hour, the day that America inaugurates its first black president. It 's a day on which smiles will give way to tears and then return quickly to smiles again, a day of celebration and reflection.
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