People across the globe were waiting for the sight of smoke from the conclave chimney.

The wait, for today, is over.

Black smoke was seen over The Vatican moments ago.

The voting will continue tomorrow.

The Anchoress is on the Twitter-scene.

She will be in Rome tomorrow; be sure to follow her feed for on-the-scene reports from The Vatican.

Pictures from the scene:

Twitchy will, of course, continue to monitor and update with further developments.