I have grown to love him very much and along with Pope Francis, pray for him daily. B16 brought much clarity into my life and thank him for all the wonderful books he has written. Here's a quote from him: Each of us is the result of a thought of God. Each of us is willed. Each of us is loved. Each of us is necessary.
Happy 88th dear Papa B16. Here is a photo collage from Msgr. Pope that makes me laugh: