As planned I spent the day typing and researching in an effort to recuperate from an emotionally draining week.
At mid-day I had recovered my optimism and decided to look back over my notes from yesterday.
As I read through the officers words, the thought struck me that maybe the he had been embellishing. How could an organized, developing suburb of Gaborone allow traffic accidents to repeatedly take the lives of their child citizens?
Surely he had exaggerated.
And then I found two articles:
Yes, it really happens...
And, yes, the village has reacted passionately, even violently… with little government response…