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Tearful adieu

, March 1, 2013


A woman reacts near a giant screen showing the departure of Pope Benedict XVI  from the Vatican City, on February 28. Pope Benedict slipped quietly from the world stage on Thursday after a private last goodbye to his cardinals and a short flight to a country palace to enter the final phase of his life "hidden from the world".   Reuters/Stefano Rellandini

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