The picture shows the Pope in front of the TV. He compares the completed lottery ticket with the results broadcast on TV. When he realizes that he has won, my dad says, "O Lord my God! Tomorrow I shall resign! "February 11 Benedict XVI actually announced his decision to leave the Holy See.
The author of the cartoons was prophetic artist Katharina Greve. Aboutmade on this figure back in 2011 and sent to the publisher Espresso, where he spent several years. Accounting calendar for 2013, the publisher Juergen Holtfreder accidentally put a caricature of it on February 10. Holfreder himself said that for him, this coincidence was a real shock. According to him, it makes calendars for 30 years and during that time met different fortunate coincidence, but not of this magnitude.
Benedict XVI said that he decided to leave his post due to ill health and old age. At the moment, he is already 85 years old. He was proclaimed the Pope in 2005, when he was 78 years old. Thus, he became one of the oldest in the history of the popes of the Roman Catholic Church. The last time as pontiff he appears on February 27, he will celebrate mass at St. Peter's Square in Rome. It is expected that the March meeting of the cardinals of the church will elect a new pope.