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Pilgrims eagerly await new pope

When this chimney atop the Vatican's Sistine Chapel emits white smoke it will signal that a new pope has been chosen. And that's what these pilgrims are waiting to see. The 115 Catholic Cardinals tasked with voting in a new pontiff failed to elect a new Pope after a vote on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning. Voting will continue until there is a conclusive outcome. Despite two black smoke emissions from the chimney, pilgrims are hopeful. (SOUNDBITE) (German) GERMAN PILGRIM, THOMAS MILLER: "I expected that the first vote would not produce a result and I don't expect to see white smoke until tomorrow." (SOUNDBITE) (English) AUSTRALIA PILGRIM REBECCA ROBERTS: "Umm, no, nobody expected him to be chosen yesterday, it was a foregone conclusion, but I wouldn't be surprised if by this afternoon they've made their minds up." No modern conclave had reached a decision on the first day. The average length of the last nine conclaves wa

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