Friday, December 06, 2013

Thank you, Madiba!



"He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again." 

18 comments:

  1. If only we had him for a leader in Canada. He was person who could unite.

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  2. I just read your comment on Jack's Naples, FL/ Hartford CT blog that you met Nelson Mandela in the '90's. What a thrill.

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  3. Yes, he was such a nice man, a real visioner who had a difficult life and yet kept his head up.

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  4. True words and a good post for today.

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  5. Beautiful tribute Kate. And I see from comments that you actually met him. That had to have been a superior moment.

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  6. He was a great example of honour, courage, integrity, and decency. We will not see his like again.

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  7. Such a sad day!

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  8. Truly a force of life, and a uniting power.

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  9. He cast a long shadow!

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  10. I like what Mersad said.

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  11. He will be missed world wide...

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  12. He was a gift to the world. How lucky we are that he walked among us.

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  13. Un homme comme il y en a trop peu, le courage et la détermination, admirable personne que le monde entier connaît qui nous a quitté !
    bonne soirée à toi aussi! Cath.

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  14. No kidding?! You got to meet him. What an honor!

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    1. No kidding; I even got to sit in his office desk chair.

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