Pope Francis eyes a bargain, buys new glasses in Roman outing

September 3, 2015 9:28 PM

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The “pope of surprises” can’t seem to let a news cycle pass without making a headline.

“I don’t want a whole new set of frames, just new lenses,” the pontiff told Alessandro Spiezia, proprietor of the eyewear shop in Via del Babuino in the heart of the pricey Spanish Steps section of the Eternal City.

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