2288This was said to me by a very close friend and mentor, Jan explains in his audio commentary. It was during a time when I was doing a lot of informal labour and had to stop playing music for a long time, because I was a musician.
He came up to me when I was down in the dumps and said this to me. Months later I got a scholarship to study music, and studying music got me into anthropology, which is what I do now and I study at the University of Chicago.
Taken on a flight from Jeddah to Johannesburg, just as it came into land, on the SOTM World Tour.