It’s a great pity ...

2017-08-24 06:01

HAVING watched the interview with Wayde van Niekerk I feel I must congratulate his parents, his family, his coach and his school for producing someone all South Africans can be immensely proud of - it’s pity there are not more like him.

The next viewing was Parliament - isn’t it a great pity that the ANC and our leaders haven’t half the morals and character of Wayde - we would not then be condoning lies, breaking oaths, stealing from the public purse, and we might have someone in leadership we can be proud of.



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