Sir, – I am a prison chaplain. The prisoners followed the visit of Pope Francis on television. I didn’t hear a negative comment. They spoke of him with warmth and approval. – Yours, etc,
Fr VINCENT TRAVERS,
Sir, – Abban J Murphy (August 29th) asks why a second plane might shadow “Shepherd One” back to Italian airspace. I’m afraid I don’t know but I can offer an alternative name for the papal aircraft: “Prayer Force One”. – Yours, etc,
Moira, Co Down.
Sir, – Having Googled my symptoms for the past week, I can now definitely self-diagnose a bout of post-papal depression. – Yours, etc,