This week, Polish and papal flags fly on buildings and trams, two million Poles travel to Rome, and many who remain here will not work Friday.
The cinemas are closed. The radio and television stations are in mourning. The usual pop we hear at work every day has been replaced with a generally minor-key solemn-sounding no-sex subset of the usual pop.
But just now: Mike Oldfield's theme to the Exorcist. Heh.