Saturday, April 09, 2016

An overheard conversation

Yesterday evening as I was getting ready to go home, one of the attorneys at the law firm I work for came out of his office and with an uncharacteristic smile on his face exclaimed to a secretary, "How about the pope!"  "I know! Awesome," she answered. To my knowledge neither of these people is Catholic and I was not even aware that the woman was remotely interested in men, much less adulterous marriages but there they were both delighted because the news says the Holy Father has made it okay to be remarried and present yourself at Communion.
I listened to them chatter about how great it was that people are getting relief from their misery and I guess my expression was a lot like this: