'BENEDETTO, BENEDETTO'

The Associated Press Published:

As a helicopter whirred overhead, bells started ringing more furiously than before. The crowd in the Castel Gandolfo square started cheering and chanting, "Benedetto, Benedetto" in rhythm.

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