Pictures of Pope Benedict XVI's farewell

<div class="meta "><span class="caption-text ">Pope Benedict XVI leaves after greetings faithful from his summer residence of Castel Gandolfo, the scenic town where he will spend his first post-Vatican days and made his last public blessing as pope,Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.   (AP Photo&#47; Alessandra Tarantino)</span></div>
February 28, 2013 9:49:05 AM PST