BBC http://wunc.org en BBC Reporter Recalls Connection To Nelson Mandela http://wunc.org/post/bbc-reporter-recalls-connection-nelson-mandela <p>"This is amazing," Audrey Brown thought. She was on a boat, speeding to Robben Island, the prison that had held South Africa's most famous political prisoner for more than twenty-five years. And the man himself, Nelson Mandela, was sitting a few feet away. Though he was South Africa's President at the time, his thoughts were personal. He talked about the first time he arrived by boat to the prison. The water that day was choppy he said. He knew that day that he would not be released for years, if ever.<br /> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 16:35:54 +0000 Carol Jackson 27069 at http://wunc.org BBC Reporter Recalls Connection To Nelson Mandela