After 7 years, give me Rachael, faith of love and respect

A man reads a copy of new-look of Saturday Nation on August 1, 2020 in Tala town, Machakos County. 

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What you need to know:

  • I certainly owe you, dear reader, deep thanks for your precious and priceless attention.
  • I will keep writing as long as you keep reading.

It is seven years to the day today since we first met in these pages and started chatting about our memories, our loves, our beliefs and our hopes. If there is a “perfect nine”, á la Mumbi and Gikuyu, there is also a perfect seven in many cultures, including that of the biblical Hebrews, of whom our seven-year celebration reminds me.


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