Thank you for your prayers.
- The meeting went for about one hour and 45 minutes.
- It was a good idea to hand deliver the packages, a sine qua non.
- The packages were personally given to Pope Francis with oral explanations and a cover letter. Success. The trip was worth doing.
Some general observations:
- Security has been jacked up. There are logistics which are 1000% better. There are much better ways and means. Some bugs. But that’s to be expected. Intel has made astounding progress just in these last few months since I was in Rome (in April).
- I recall the statement of Rumsfeld on what we know or don’t know.