TD (1955 / Harare, Zimbabwe.)

Nelson Mandela (A Mock Epitaph)

Here rest the bones of Nel the sage
Who, when younger wouldn't
Stop from doing what he shouldn't.
But much later, when grey with age
Did by charm what all else couldn't.

by Terry Dawson

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A clever little epitaph Terry. I think old Nel would be proud of it.