I am sorry for everything, and wish to ask a favour of you. Would you please help me with R100, so that I can buy a few necessary things for myself? I would honestly appreciate this. Sir, I am now going to close [this letter]
with great love…. Stay with the Lord!
From Kerneels [Cornelius] Witbooi. God’s blessing.”
Thereupon Professor Lee answered as follows [translation]:
“Kerneels Witbooi — 9471995,
C/0 Commander Correctional Services,
Private Bag X6, Swellendam 6740, Republic of South Africa,
29th September 1996.
I was very grateful to our Lord finally to receive your letter to me dated