Today’s Nelson Mandela International Day (or Mandela Day), an annual international day in honour of our legendary African leader. The man who fought for social justice for 67 years!
As the day rolls to an end, I am reminded of my visit to his house and the Apartheid Museum last year.
Not only that, but more importantly, I am reminded of his life and to keep fighting for whatever I hold dear…like my marriage! Freedom never comes with a fight, a conscious effort to break the status quo. I’m reminded to exert as much effort into my marriage as I can…only then can I reap the benefits thereof.
Also I am reminded of one of his quotes:
“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others”
Freedom is surely coming tomorrow…
A luta continua, victória é certa!