Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings dressed in
somber tones at the Mandela memorial service.
source: Cummings Twitter feed
South Africa ﬂag, 2011 Rugby badge and the national
Springbok decorate the hat of a face-painted woman.
source: Alexander Joe/AFP
celebratory, not somber
funerals in South Africa are lavish colorful affairs, not reﬂected by Western attire.
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