Where Pope Francis will sleep in D.C., New York and Philadelphia

September 17, 2015 10:27 PM

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Where Pope Francis will sleep in D.C., New York and Philadelphia

When the pope sleeps over, you do more than change the sheets. You commission new ones, embroidered with the papal crest. You bring in a custom-made memory foam mattress that has never been slept on and may never be again. And you scrub.

“It was very clean, extremely clean,” said Ted Resnick, a carpet dealer who got a recent walk-through of the Philadelphia seminary where Pope Francis will spend one night during his coming visit to the United States. “It wasn’t ostentatious, really, but it was very clean.”

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