Pope Benedict XVI

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This picture taken on February 13, 2013 at the Vatican shows the... News PhotoHorizontal,International Landmark,Monastery,Pope,Pope Benedict XVI,Religion,Resignation of Pope Benedict XVI,State of the Vatican City,VaticanPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on February 13, 2013 at the Vatican shows the Papal house (C), the gardens and the Mater Ecclesiae monastery (R), where Pope benedict XVI will retire. The former monastery -- the only one within the Vatican's walls -- was built in 1992 after pope John Paul II said he wished to create a space to house those who dedicate their lives to contemplation. AFP PHOTO / ANDREAS SOLARO (Photo credit should read ANDREAS SOLARO,ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images)