Read this blog and you will never trust yourself alone with a pair of shoes again. I am a retired university lecturer and shoe and foot savant dedicated to inform and entertain those fascinated by their feet and shoes.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The tale of Nelson Mandela's boots
On 11 January 1962, Nelson Mandela secretly left South Africa to travel around the continent and drum up support for the African National Congress. He visited 14 countries, including Tanzania where he left behind a pair of his boots. Vicky Swai recounts the story of how she kept the boots for 33 years .