— someone who did not go to bed at ten and never will (via letsmakeloaf)
No, the next Nelson Mandela of the world is rotting in a jail cell tonight, just like Mandela nearly withered for 27 years on Robben Island. Or he is on someone’s terrorist watch list, or she is segregated and searched every time she travels through an international airport. Somewhere, government spies are reading the emails of the next Nelson Mandela. They are tracking his cell phone and listening to his calls, or monitoring her meetings with their undercover cops.
I am not the next Mandela but it was just cute to read “or she is segregated and searched every time she travels through an international airport” because oh hey hi that’s me