Those rocks and stones

2008-08-07 00:00

We are at the end of our 1,1 billion-year journey. We started out on the oldest basement rocks of our province, exposed in the Valley of a Thousand Hills, and have travelled up through almost a quarter of the age of the Earth.

For the local women, this was heaven-sent, beautiful, sweet, fresh water — gone now were the days of filling water containers from the turbid river further down the hill. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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