Thursday, August 18, 2005

I'm Pleased That He's Pleased

I love this pope's shy smile. I love his reserve. And I love the things he says:
``Providence wanted my first foreign trip to be to Germany,'' the pope said in an interview with Vatican Radio. ``I wouldn't have dared to arrange that. But if the good Lord is doing this to you, so to speak, you're allowed to be pleased.''