To everyone's surprise and enormous relief, the Speaker refused to take a stand, instead referring the decision to the entire body of Parliament. We will now return to the usual routine of "elephants trampling the grass," but at least people won't get killed if they stay out from underfoot. En route to Kisumu this morning, Kenneth said, "Yesterday at this time, I didn't believe we would be making this market safari. There were no vehicles on the road, and everyone was seriously worried."
Indeed. Could you hear us exhale in unison last night? We recalled Solomon's wisdom today at chapel and gave thanks for Marende's decision to return the onus to the people responsible.