Amp Events has announced that rock icons Pixies will be touring South Africa in March next year!

Meet Iain Thomas, the 36-year-old South African poet who is famous all over the world except in SA

Joost- I will remember you in my prayers

2012-09-04 12:58
Joost van der Westhuizen
I enjoyed the programme on Carte Blanche. What an open and truthful interview between Joost and Derek Watts.  

My heart broke for Joost who was the pride of South African rugby fans and loved by all. When his mistakes were publicized he was the bad boy. His past was not forgotten and he was persecuted by all.      

My precious son Andre died a sudden death at the age of 36. There was no time to sort things out and say goodbyes. So, Joost continue with your positive attitude and the good work you are doing for other sufferers like you.  Insist on seeing your children more often.  They need to be with you to understand what you are living with so that when your times comes their lives will not be shattered.   

I will remember you in my prayers.

Disclaimer: This is an article written by a Channel24 user. The views of users published on Channel24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of Channel24. Channel24 reserves the right to edit or delete any and all comments received. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Recent News

5 lucky Channel24 readers can each win double tickets to the MonteCasino Bird Park in Johannesburg to celebrate the release of the film, African Safari 3D. Read More »

Oh where to begin, and how to tell the tale of Balkanology? Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.