Gaolathe’s speech before speech


Dear Moononites, I am avoiding every temptation to say much before my speech at congress, which speech contains a window to my soul, a crisp view of the possibilities for our nation and the firm belief that you carry the keys to unlock this possibility.

So for now I will hold my horses, and attend to the conveyance of my good wishes to you as you travel to the venue of our congress, Gantsi.

It is chilly at night-time, please carry your warmest jackets, and if you don’t mind borrow your uncle’s or auntie’s ‘mhlangomas’ the old-fashioned long ones. Carry your blankets too, the heaviest one at your house. Importantly, bring with you an open heart as well as a sense of purpose and responsibility.

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