Polish President And His Wife Laid To Rest

"Poland's first couple was laid to rest on Sunday, marking the end of a journey filled with grief for the central European nation. The bodies of President Lech Kaczynski and his wife were taken along the historic ""royal route"" from St. Mary's Basilica to Wawel Castle after the funeral Mass. Only guests invited by the family were permitted to attend the burial in the castle crypt.Kaczynski's coffin was draped in the presidential flag, while his wife's was covered with the red-and-white Polish flag during the ceremony at the huge, elaborately decorated cathedral.The ashen-faced twin brother of the late president led mourners at St. Mary's in this historic city at the funeral. Jaroslaw Kaczynski, dressed in a simple black suit and tie, was joined by Prime Minister Donald Tusk, former President Aleksander Kwasniewski, Lech Kaczynski's daughter and foreign dignitaries. "