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Madiba Is Dead: Nelson Mandela

Giant of justice has visited Baba Umkulukulu The lion that gave in to wolves like sheep To be sheered for our own freedom has died Father of the black and white Mentor and hero of freedom Our own Madiba has died Anti apartheid hero sleeps with grey hair As we dress in sackcloth to mourn the great Lion Rolihlahla Son of Thembu has rested Though We mourn millions with pain But for the son of Xhosa We pray for Instead of mourning We praise Praise our own Rest in peace Mandela

Copyright © | Year Posted 2013




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Date: 12/10/2013 5:33:00 AM
A beautiful tribute to Madiba :)
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Date: 12/9/2013 6:20:00 AM
Very glad to see this expression of celebration from a true benefactor.
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Date: 12/9/2013 10:16:00 PM
Thanks john for the encouragement on the poem
Date: 12/8/2013 1:01:00 PM
Beautiful words of love and respect for a man who will miss to the whole world
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Date: 12/9/2013 10:16:00 PM
Thanks Cinzia
Date: 12/8/2013 10:47:00 AM
Giant is the correct word, all eyes will now flow like the river,to have torn the coat, sewn the coat, worn the coat in one lifetime, for me comprehension will never be realized
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Date: 12/9/2013 10:17:00 PM
True dat Frederic
Date: 12/7/2013 4:42:00 AM
We are together, brother!
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Date: 12/6/2013 12:40:00 PM
- A man no one will forget!!! - R.I. P. Nelson Mandela. - A fine poem Rodgers ! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)
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