This latest gem of the Collection arrived in the mail yesterday and there’s so much to love about it!
I’m glad to have a postcard of him as I have zero postcards with prior pope Benedict. (If you see any pope Benedict postcards, I’d love to get them!)
In addition, the postcard also has quite beautiful, if puzzling stamps too – check out the back:
Why is there a stamp of Paris’ Eiffel Tower? I tried googling it and came up with nothing. Odd, but cool.
“Greetings form the Vatican. The weather is amazing. All the Italians are wearing winter coats but I’m outside in a T-shirt.”
I love the message as it reminds me of my trip to Italy and when it snowed several Italians looked to the sky and loudly cursed the heavens!