Six years ago, in November 2008, I was in Cumbria, England and wrote a note to say farewell to Pat Clarke on his retirement from Grey Junior. It was read to Pat by Principal of Grey Junior School Lindsay Pearson.
Read that note here: http://www.edlunnon.wordpress.com/2010/11/19/on-pat-clarkes-retirement-2008/
It was also at that time that I had the privilege of watching South Africa’s Springboks play rugby against Scotland at Murrayfield in Edinburgh.
Listen here to that wonderful anthem which will be sung at Port Elizabeth’s Nelson Mandela Stadium when the Boks play Scotland this coming Saturday: