As Pope Francis' motorcade inched closer to Center City Philadelphia Saturday morning, Juan Garcia and his 10-year-old daughter Samantha waited eagerly on the Parkway in hopes of seeing the Pontiff.
"I want to feel the experience of love and God," Garcia, who brought his whole family -- two daughters, a son and his wife, who is pregnant with their fourth child -- from North Carolina.
For Juan, Philly isn't the first time he'll see the Pope. He saw him in Brazil for World Youth Day in 2013.
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Samantha, though, has never seen him before.
"I can't wait until I'm 13 so I can see him again," the little girl said, referring to the age her dad told her she had to be to go with him to World Youth Day.