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Mary Pitcaithly, chief counting officer, declares the result of the Scottish referendum on independence at Edinburgh’s Ingleston Hall on Sept. 19, 2014.JEFF J MITCHELL/Getty Images

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Supporters from the "Yes" Campaign react as they sit in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014.CATHAL MCNAUGHTON/Reuters

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Supporters from the "No" Campaign applaud Alistair Darling, the leader of the Better Together campaign, at their headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014.DYLAN MARTINEZ/Reuters

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Supporters from the "Yes" Campaign react as they stand in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014.CATHAL MCNAUGHTON/Reuters

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Supporters from the "No" Campaign celebrate at the Better Together Campaign headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014.DYLAN MARTINEZ/Reuters

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Pro-Union supporters celebrate following referendum polling results at the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh, Scotland, on September 19, 2014.LEON NEAL/AFP / Getty Images

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Pro-Independence supporters are pictured in Edinburgh, Scotland, on September 19, 2014.LESLEY MARTIN/AFP / Getty Images

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Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond speaks at the "Yes" Campaign headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014.RUSSELL CHEYNE/Reuters

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'Better Together' supporters celebrate the result of the Scottish referendum on independence at the count centre for the Scottish referendum at Ingleston Hall on September 19, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

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Yes vote campaigners console themselves outside the Scottish Parliament building after the people of Scotland voted no to independence on September 19, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

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Two dejected Yes vote campaigners look on after the result of the Scottish referendum on independence is announced at the count centre for the Scottish referendum at Ingleston Hall on September 19, 2014 in Edinburgh, Scotland.Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

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Pro-union supporters celebrate as Scottish independence referendum results are announced at a 'Better Together' event in Glasgow, Scotland, on September 19, 2014.ANDY BUCHANAN/AFP / Getty Images

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Yes campaign supporters in the Scottish referendum gather in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.Lynne Cameron/The Associated Press

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