Pope Benedict XVI speaks from the balcony window of the Pontifical summer residence in Castel Gandolfo, some 35 kilometers south of Rome, to a cheering
Pope Benedict XVI speaks from the balcony window of the Pontifical summer residence in Castel Gandolfo, some 35 kilometers south of Rome, to a cheering crowd gathered to see him off the day he ends his pontificate, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. ((AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis))