“The rich and powerful catholic neo-cons have had enough of my style, valued as it may be by secular society.”
He’s about to reach 75, “the age of statutory senility”, and has been told to vacate the premises and retire to an old priests’ home.
“[The archibishop] gave me two dates for compliance. One was my birthday. He expects a letter of resignation. The other is a month later. He expects me to vacate the premises.”