Nation of thieves

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MANY years ago when I first became a Christian and started reading the Bible regularly, I was greatly irritated by a phrase to the effect that “the people of Crete are all liars”.

I remained perplexed until the recent past when it came to me that a trait could be so prevalent in a society that a sweeping statement of that nature could be made.

Today it could be said “the people of SA are all thieves”.

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