Romney staff says goodbye

The L.A. Times reports on the last meeting of Mitt Romney's campaign team in Boston: 

“Can we give it a little more time? It’s still pretty raw,” said political director Rich Beeson, who looked shaken as he walked into the three-story bunker on the Charles River.

Bob White, a longtime confidante of Romney’s, shrugged his shoulders and raised his palms in the air. Ed Gillespie, huddled against the biting wind in a red Romney fleece, marched resolutely into the building. The men, like most campaign staffers, had been confident that Romney would defeat President Obama on Tuesday.

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