LETTER | John Hlophe needs help
Western Cape judge president should have to do community service in a Jesuit monastery where the vow of silence must be upheld at all times
Western Cape judge president John Hlophe is, after all, a human being venting his frustrations by telling a Cape Town advocate he should tell his client to f**k off.
This is not what civilised society expects from a man in such an elevated position. In addition to using the “f-word”, the judge [allegedly] called [his deputy], Patricia Goliath, a “piece of “sh*t”. This is scandalous.
Clearly, the judge requires anger management to assist him in curbing his desire to tell all those who upset him to f**k off. This is unbecoming of a man who should be a paragon of decorum, displaying self-control at all times.
Hlophe should have to do community service in a local Jesuit monastery, where the vow of silence must be upheld at all times. No more anger, no more swearing, allowing his soul to commune with calm and goodness.
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