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Mandela mourned

Published December 07. 2013 4:00AM
Tyler Hicks/The New York Times
People gather on a street near Nelson Mandela's former home near Johannesburg. After the months of vigil as the former South African president weakened, far from public view, people rose on Friday to mourn him and to ponder his life.

People gather on a street near Nelson Mandela's former home near Johannesburg. After the months of vigil as the former South African president weakened, far from public view, people rose on Friday to mourn him and to ponder his life.

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