Erin Conway-SmithDecember 10, 2013 19:03
SOWETO — They came for Nelson Mandela. Tens of thousands of South Africans, who waited for hours in the mist and rain, buoyed by songs from the struggle days. Kings and queens, actors and musicians. Barack Obama and some 100 other world leaders, everyone from Raul Castro to Robert Mugabe. But it wasn’t the memorial service many had expected.