Meet The Pope’s Cat

Well, as of this afternoon, the ex-pope’s cat. Her name is Contessina, and Benedict’s love of cats runs deep.

FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / Getty Images

FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / Getty Images

FILIPPO MONTEFORTE / Getty Images

Benedict, now the Pope Emmeritus, authorized a biography about himself told from the perspective of a cat that lived across the street from him in Germany.

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