Watch this moving video from the Candlelight Vigil for Orlando at Lake Eola

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Orlando, the City Beautiful, really lived up to its name at the Lake Eola vigil on June 19.

After the tragic Pulse shooting the thousands gathered at Lake Eola for a candlelight vigil to honor the victims and their families. 



Matt Faller, an Orlando resident, captured hundreds of people at the emotional event. The video, full of rainbow color clothing and flags, shows people crying and laughing, and beautiful testimonials remembering the victims. 



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