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Long Grey Line ceremony at Citadel celebrates graduating seniors

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Graduating seniors at the Citadel are reflected in the brass uniform buckle of an undergraduate before the Long Grey Line ceremony on Friday in Charleston, South Carolina. The Long Grey Line has been performed at the Citadel since 1842 and honors the graduating seniors.

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Graduating seniors at the Citadel perform the brassing ceremony following the Long Grey Line ceremony. Brassing involves scratching the uniform buckle of undergraduates by punching it with your class ring.

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Graduating Citadel seniors harrass an undergraduate before the start of the Long Grey Line ceremony.

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Graduating Citadel seniors stand to watch underclassman parade past during the Long Grey Line ceremony.

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