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America's Horse With No Name, for the kids in Australia



Summing up his message, the Pope told the young pilgrims at a Mass in Sydney that a “spiritual desert” was spreading throughout the world...

Well...

You see I've been through the desert on a horse with no name
It felt good to be out of the rain
In the desert you can remember your name 

Cause there ain't no one for to give you no pain

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