Even though it was approaching midnight on the east coast, the line outside the U.S. Capitol to pay respects to former President George W. Bush in the Capitol Rotunda kept on getting longer and longer, according to those on the scene:

Benny Johnson has a sped-up video that really gives you an idea of how massive the line is:

Wow.

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