Cry, the Beloved Country (part 2)

This is an abridged article from the London Sunday Times by Anne Paton. This should be read as part of the school study of this set work, for context purposes. It offers clear feedback on the mindset of this very human book. “I am leaving South Africa. I have lived here for 35 years, and I shall leave with anguish. My home and my friends are here, but I am terrified. I know I shall be in trouble for saying so, because I am the widow of Alan Paton. Fifty years ago he wrote Cry, The Beloved Country. He was incredibly

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