Alan Paton's widow writes about South AfricaSeptember 3, 2007
Why I'm fleeing South Africa by Anne Paton (widow of Alan Paton)
This appeared recently in the London Sunday Times
What has changed in half a century? A lot of people who were convinced that everything would be all right are disillusioned, though they don't want to admit it.
As I prepare to return to England, a young man asked me the other day, in all innocence, if things were more peaceful there. "You see," he said, "I know of no other way of life than this. I cannot imagine anything different." What a tragic statement on the beloved country today. "Because the white man has power, we too want power," says Msimangu.