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Richard Burton works with his second-grade class on telling the difference between imagined and real stories at George Buck Elementary School in Indianapolis. Indiana was one of the first states to adopt the Common Core education standards and also the first to abandon the benchmarks. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

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Mr. Richard Burton works with his second grade class on telling the difference between imagined and real stories at George Buck Elementary School in Indianapolis. Indiana was one of the first states to adopt the Common Core education standards and also the first to abandon the benchmarks. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

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Richard Burton works with his second-grade class on telling the difference between imagined and real stories at George Buck Elementary School in Indianapolis. Indiana was one of the first states to adopt the Common Core education standards and also the first to abandon the benchmarks. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

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Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton appear in a scene from “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” in 1966. Extracts from Burton’s diary have been released. (Associated Press)

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Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton appear in a scene from “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” in 1966. Extracts from Burton’s diary have been released. (Associated Press)

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"La Peregrina," an early 16th century pearl, ruby and diamond necklace. a gift from Richard Burton to Elizabeth Taylor in 1969, sold at an auction this week of Taylor's jewelry for $18.8 million. (Associated Press)

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"The Elizabeth Taylor Diamond" from her estate, a 33.19 carat, D color, VS1 clarity, a gift of Richard Burton, estimated at $2,500,000 — $3,500,000, is shown in this photograph at Christie's, in New York, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2001. Christie’s auction house is selling her complete jewelry collection in New York on Dec. 13-14. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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This 1966 file photo shows Elizabeth Taylor in the role of Martha, and Richard Burton in the role of George in a scene from the 1966 movie "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Publicist Sally Morrison says Taylor died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (AP Photo/File)

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In this June 15, 1962 file photo, Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor arrive in a motor launch at the small town Porto d'Ischia, on the isle of Ischia in the Gulf of Naples, Italy for the shooting of some scenes of "Cleopatra". Publicist Sally Morrison says Taylor died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (AP Photo/Girolamo, File)

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This 1983 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor and actor Richard Burton, one of Taylor's former husbands, posing during a rehearsal for the Broadway revival in New York of Noel Coward's "Private Lives." Publicist Sally Morrison says Taylor died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79. (AP Photo/File)