Remembering Titanic

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A woman poses holding roses and her invitation ahead of a memorial service marking 100 years since the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/Ben Stansall)

A woman poses holding roses and her invitation ahead of a memorial service marking 100 years since the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/Ben Stansall)

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Mary Beth Crocker, left, and her husband Tom Dearing from Newport Ky. pose for pictures in period costume as they disembark the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

Mary Beth Crocker, left, and her husband Tom Dearing from Newport Ky. pose for pictures in period costume as they disembark the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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A shop with a window decorated with a painting of the Titanic is seen in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

A shop with a window decorated with a painting of the Titanic is seen in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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Mary Beth Crocker, from Newport Ky. poses for pictures in period costume as she and her husband disembark the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

Mary Beth Crocker, from Newport Ky. poses for pictures in period costume as she and her husband disembark the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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Titanic souvenirs are displayed at a shop in Cobh, Ireland, the first stop of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

Titanic souvenirs are displayed at a shop in Cobh, Ireland, the first stop of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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Girl, holding a model of the Titanic, poses for pictures with Lload Walsh, as they wait to greet the disembarking passengers of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

Girl, holding a model of the Titanic, poses for pictures with Lload Walsh, as they wait to greet the disembarking passengers of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship at its first stop in Cobh, Ireland. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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A band plays the tune 'Viceroy Tea' as passengers queue to check in for the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise in Southampton, England.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

A band plays the tune 'Viceroy Tea' as passengers queue to check in for the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise in Southampton, England.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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A shop with a window decorated with the Titanic movie theme is seen in Cobh, Ireland, the first stop of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

A shop with a window decorated with the Titanic movie theme is seen in Cobh, Ireland, the first stop of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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A woman passes the Titanic discount shop in Cobh. (Reuters/Chris Helgren)

A woman passes the Titanic discount shop in Cobh. (Reuters/Chris Helgren)

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Volunteers put up gas filled with LED light lanterns to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking at the Marina Bay Sands Artscience Museum in Singapore. (AFP photo/Roslan Rahman)

Volunteers put up gas filled with LED light lanterns to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking at the Marina Bay Sands Artscience Museum in Singapore. (AFP photo/Roslan Rahman)

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Former Merchant Navy officers Rod Burnet (L) and Douglas Piper (R) poses for photographers ahead of a memorial service marking 100 years since the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage 100 years ago at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

Former Merchant Navy officers Rod Burnet (L) and Douglas Piper (R) poses for photographers ahead of a memorial service marking 100 years since the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage 100 years ago at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

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A picture shows a wreath during a ceremony where descendants of some of those who died on the Titanic paid tribute to the lost in the place where 100 years ago the ship set sale on its maiden voyage at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

A picture shows a wreath during a ceremony where descendants of some of those who died on the Titanic paid tribute to the lost in the place where 100 years ago the ship set sale on its maiden voyage at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

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Visitors look at the RMS Titanic survivors list at an exhibition featuring artifacts recovered from the vessel at the ArtScience Museum at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. RMS Titanic began its maiden voyage 100 years ago on April 10, 1912. (Reuters/Tim Chong)

Visitors look at the RMS Titanic survivors list at an exhibition featuring artifacts recovered from the vessel at the ArtScience Museum at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. RMS Titanic began its maiden voyage 100 years ago on April 10, 1912. (Reuters/Tim Chong)

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A woman throws a rose into the sea at berths 43/44 from where the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage 100 years ago at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

A woman throws a rose into the sea at berths 43/44 from where the RMS Titanic set sail on its ill-fated maiden voyage 100 years ago at Southampton dock. (AFP photo/ Ben Stansall)

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