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The circus is coming to town

19 February 2014, 12:02
It is not every year that a spectacle of epic proportions plays itself out for everyone to see. This year I have not registered to vote because I am only interested in one thing - The Oscar Pistorius trial. I don't think there will ever be anything more interesting to witness in my lifetime.

I have made my way out of  the jungle especially to witness the momentous occasion. I have left behind my family of 3 wives, 14 children and village to make my way, branch by branch to the big city to see this show.

I am looking forward to seeing and hearing every little detail. I know that I am in for a three ring circus with clowns, fireworks, ladies in pink tights and lots of elephants in the room. I want to learn how people can turn fact into fiction and fiction into fact.

When everything is over I will return to my village and share my stories with my family. I am certain that no-one will believe what I have seen in the big city. I will have stories to tell for the rest of my life. Who needs to vote or worry about the future when the circus is in town?
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