Danie Toerien
2 minute read
10 May 2022
4:00 am

SA dreams came crashing down a long time ago – It’s time to rebuild

Danie Toerien

This time around we need to turn those dreams into reality.

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So, there I was, sitting quietly in a quaint little restaurant enjoying a cappuccino. At first, I didn’t notice the man talking to the waitress. Then he started walking around, inspecting every table. Eventually he chose one in the corner. The waiter immediately placed a reserved sign on the selected table and the man was out the door. Within minutes he returned, with a giant bouquet of red roses and a bunch of helium-filled balloons. One of the balloons was bright red and heart-shaped, with the words “will you be mine” printed in silver letters. Again the man vanished. About...