Nadine Gordimer: Nelson Mandela

‘Mandela: not a figure carved in stone but a tall man, of flesh and blood, whose suffering had made him not vengeful but still more human—even toward the people who had created the prison that was apartheid.’

http://www.newyorker.com/talk/2013/12/16/131216ta_talk_gordimer

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