Mandela died in July
And all the country cried for his body,
Outside the hospital
Not knowing he was dead.
Ever elegant you
escaped your body in front of our eyes.
They searched for you in 1962
At train stations and bus terminals.
From your mansion in Rivonia
The views expressed in this post do not necessarily represent those of the reblogger…but, OH what a piece! Take a bow, ma’am.