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Pope liked the tango

Francis I danced with girlfriend in Buenos Aires before vocation

13 March, 21:32
Pope liked the tango (ANSA) - Rome, March 13 - Pope Francis I enjoyed dancing the tango with his girlfriend as a young man in Buenos Aires, according to a 2010 book-length interview with the former archbishop Jorge Mario Bergoglio.

In the book, called The Jesuit, Francis says he had a girlfriend "who was in a group of friends we went dancing with.

"Then I discovered my religious vocation", he says. Argentinian journalists Francesca Ambrogetti e Sergio Rubin entitled the chapter in The Jesuit containing the revelation I Like The Tango.

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