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Pope Francis maintained his customary good humor Wednesday as a gust of wind blew off his zucchetto during the pontiff's weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square.

It's not the first time the pope's skullcap has been taken from him: back in December, the culprit was a young boy.

A windswept Pope Francis waves as he leaves at the end of his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on April 30, 2014.ALESSANDRO BIANCHI / Reuters