Long Walk Original Manuscript (Image #612) - Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
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Title: Long Walk Original Manuscript (Image #612)
Transcript: (C) Chapter 16 re Andimba maybe that he is inclined to be too inflexible and agressive. But his colleagues are being persecuted especially since the beginning of aremd operations in Namibia. Add angle of being in foreign country and demand to be returned to Namibia.
(D) Don Davis "Khuphu, I am ready to serve my fellow prisoners in every thing but this (that is emptying sanitary pail episode at the quarry). I just can't stand it. You'll have to carry it.I'll dig the hole but you'll have to do the burying." I complied because we were friends and I knew he did not do so out of spite or personal pride but from a natural and strong aversion he could not contol. Note: Khupu my use of it in drafts when I score but note correct from Khopo.
(E) Re debate on separate institutions etc. but those who advocate the armed struggle as the sole means to freedom and all other forms as diversionary ignore the wisdom embodied in a Sotho proverb: Noka e tlatsoa ke limokana = a river is filled by little streams, etc . develop this idea.
(F) Other incidents worthy of possible incorporation:
(i) Illustration of way in which people brought here and taken out case of Herbert Mkole (Mpinga) and Vuyisele Tole Lieut. Naude and Warder Van Zyl. Herbert 7/9 years innocent.
(ii) Vuyisele Tole was doing 18 days spare diet but when he heard that we had gone on hunger stike he immediatly joined us.
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