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March 20, 2009

Brush With Fame: Meeting Mandela

We’ve had a number of stories of “encounters” with well-known characters. The encounter Elise Guyette wrote in to tell us about happened in South Africa. Elise was traveling with her husband and their 6-year-old daughter, Kathleen. The went to an event where a statue was being dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. Bishop Desmond Tutu was there. So was Mandela. To everyone's surprise, Elise's daughter Kathleen joined the two great men on the stage.

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