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The Vatican has played down concerns for the pope, saying last week the pope cancelled his appointments due to a slight “indisposition” and that it was “not serious.”
Obama gave Francis a symbolic gift of seeds from the White House fruit and vegetable garden.
"These I think are carrots," Obama said as held a seed pouch. "Each one has a different seed in it. The box is made from timber from the first cathedral to open in the United States in Baltimore."
The carrot (Daucus carota subsp. sativus; etymology: from Late Latin carōta, from Greek καρωτόν karōton, originally from the Indo-European root ker- (horn), due to its horn-like shape)
Has the Pope Petered out?
originally posted by: Tucket
20lbs? Yikes...Youd think that with the pile o gold he sits on and all the support staff that maybe he would have some help with keeping healthy. Especially considering he had pre existing health problems.
Orrr maybe he knows that the end is nigh and hes just been binging..
originally posted by: evc1shop
I hope it is just fatigue related to his lung issues and not a case of Banker's Revenge since they have been replaced recently.