Friday 19 January 2018

Holy show

• In a week when we see more scandal emanating from the Vatican, I can't but muse that the treachery, intrigue and corruption unearthed would have any of Dan Brown's novels looking less believeable.

Not alone is the plot more captivating, it is also far more credible in its depiction of how human nature can debase itself -- no matter how hallowed its surroundings.

What the butler saw -- and appears to have now divulged -- has shown us yet again just how power-driven, cynical and self-serving this Vatican institution is.

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