Edit: Monastic life is like prison. It's like the army. The worst of both worlds, perhaps.
[Daily Mail] A convicted criminal who was
serving out his sentence in a monastery has escaped for the second time
and asked to be sent back to prison because life was too tough.
Thief David Catalano, 31, was sent to a Santa Maria degli Angeli community run by Capuchin monks in Sicily last November.
he found their austere lifetstyle too tough to handle and soon escaped.
After a short while on the run he was caught by police and sent back
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2081757/Criminal-serving-sentence-monks-pleads-sent-prison--monastery-life-hard.html#ixzz1iSFjGuyN