Photo Gallery: Egyptian elections: May 23, 2012 10/25

An Egyptian elderly woman rests on the wall as she waits in a line outside a polling station to cast her vote during the first day of the presidential election in Alexandria, Egypt, Wednesday, May 23, 2012. More than 15 months after autocratic leader Hosni Mubarak's ouster, Egyptians streamed to polling stations Wednesday to freely choose a president for the first time in generations. Waiting hours in line, some debated to the last minute over their vote in a historic election pitting old regime figures against ascending Islamists.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra) ORG XMIT: KH104