Ann Hochman, who was picking up her daughter Jane from daycare at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen In Baltimore, said she was very excited to have a Latin American pope.
"He seems fantastic, he seems very warm," she said. "To have someone from our side of the world is pretty exciting."
— Alex Dominguez
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