On any papal trip, there are long waits as crowds gather hours ahead of the scheduled event. No problem today for the crowd of young people at Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi.
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They were in a mood to move!
Thousands of Catholic school kids in their school uniforms filled the huge stadium awaiting an hour-long audience with Pope Francis.
First they passed the time doing the wave, their cheers ricocheting around the stadium like a football match was in full swing.
Then they started a Conga line. There were jubilant gyrations, rollicking rhythms, and more than a few shimmy-shakes.
The mood was so infectious -- even the bishops joined in!
Then the whole stadium erupted as the Popemobile rolled into view.