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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by Rob C » Thu Sep 09, 2010 3:49 pm

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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by normana53 » Thu Sep 09, 2010 3:54 pm

Somewhere near Mopani or Lower Sabie would suit me fine - just let me loose in a light breeze to come home to Mother Africa.
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by big5spotter » Thu Sep 09, 2010 4:03 pm

I am only 23 but anything can happen and I told my parents I want a bit everywhere all around KNP small quantities everywhere LOL
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by carolynn » Thu Sep 09, 2010 5:16 pm

Same here big5spotter-the ashes must be blown, not scattered - one little puff at all our favourite places! :) (and be sure to exhale... :shock: )
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by ndloti » Thu Sep 09, 2010 5:32 pm

1) On top of Mathikhiti kop south of Satara where in 1993 I had the priviledge of experiencing total tranquility in my sole while being alone but for my friend who was out of sight conducting field work somewhere on the surrounding plain .
2) One of many places I have passed while on walking in KNP .
3) Tshanga .
4) My avatar shows the place - I will not tell you where it is .
5) So many more places ...
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by harrys » Thu Sep 09, 2010 5:54 pm

Anywhere in Kruger will be fine, maybe somewhere in the north. :hmz:
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Thu Sep 09, 2010 7:35 pm

I'm just 24 - but you never know when it' s your turn. there are a couple of places where i would want my ashes to be... ( and i'll probably find a million more)

- the selati train bridge
- fevertree forest in the north
- olifants river from camp lookout
- crooks corner
- mooiplaas picnic spot / tshokwane
- confluence lookout

and one not in KNP - the heads at Knysna Lagoon.

and plant wildflowers (something like Zinias or Pride of the Kaap or so ) over the ashes or where they were strewn. some kind fo flower that would anyway grew in the veld. :D

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1. Brush and pan.
2. Feather duster.
3. Face mask.

And never to visit Kruger on a windy day.


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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by RUMURUTI » Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:39 pm

Tshanga!!!!
From there I will always see my African bush!!
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by GlenD » Fri Sep 10, 2010 8:12 am

IMPORTANT NOTICE

In approximately 50 years time, KNP will formally change its name to Mount Ash National Park. :tongue:

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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Fri Sep 10, 2010 8:41 am

:lol: :lol: :lol: Actually all the trees and so on would be more beautiful there- coz if you give ash to trees and plants - they would bear more and better fruit and flowers. :D so we would actually just make the place more beautiful. :D
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by mposthumus » Fri Sep 10, 2010 8:59 am

Definitly N'wamanzi :whistle: ...... or maybe Granokoppies :hmz:
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:25 am

I think I am going to consult my children on this one :hmz: after all they are going to have to do the spreading. They might also like to pick somewhere that reminds them very specialy of their mother. A flavour that says, "yup, she's here all right".

I have a horrible suspiscion it might be "Crooks corner". I can hear them saying, "still, at last". :pray: "no more bailing out of stange situations".
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by TheunsH » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:45 am

Gudzani East waterhole!

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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by billyf » Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:55 am

If it has to be in Kruger, I would also say Gudzani East waterhole. :thumbs_up:

(But I wanna be spread at Kwang in the KTP :pray: )
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Re: Your final resting place in KNP?

Unread post by hotshot » Fri Sep 10, 2010 11:59 am

I would like to be scattered at Rhinoster Koppies dam, next to my dad! We had some many good afternoons sitty at the dam and talking!
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