WORDS IN THE HAND: CHIMERA and CALICO
SUE DE GROOT | When a phantasmic chimera in judge’s robes sweeps down, be afraid
A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd
In her judgment of the conduct of the man everyone is talking about (again) this week, acting deputy chief justice Sisi Khampepe gave an address of the utmost thoughtful elegance, a work of such eloquence it deserves to be enshrined in the World Book of Best Oratory.
Most people, I imagine, were so focused on the outcome (will he, won’t he, will he go to jail?) that they did not notice the exquisite language employed by the judge. ..