The Hottotots Mountains (Helderberg area) were tinged pink in the setting sun this evening. The towns at the foot of the mountain are experiencing violent riots - farms are looted and people have died tragically in the upheaval.
Below is the poem entitled in the setting sun which was written by poet
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in the setting sun
the mountain is tinged pink –
tears for the riots
Only a mountain has lived long enough to listen objectively to the howl of a wolf.
~ Aldo Leopold
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