My computer turns off to configure the updates while I was working on a document - is that it lost forever?

Original title: lost documents

My computer turns off to configure the updates while I was working on a document.  I didn't save it.  Can I get it back? or it is lost forever?

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MS - MVP October 1, 2004 ~ September 30, 2010
Imperial Beach, CA

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