Praying and drinking urine save nuns stuck in a Rome elevator for three days

By Daniela Deane, June 10, 2015

ROME — Two Roman Catholic nuns have survived being stuck in a Rome elevator for three stifling days by praying and drinking their own urine, the Italian press reported.The two nuns, from Ireland and New Zealand, were by themselves in a four-story residence for nuns near the Vatican last Friday afternoon when they got into the elevator, Rome’s La Repubblica newspaper reported Monday. They took the elevator and then a power failure caused it to stop — and get stuck — between floors, the paper reported.Read full article >>