He had touched people of all walks of life in Papua New Guinea and abroad.
And most people talked of his humblesness and smile that brightened up the room.
He was a silent achiever and had that unintentional effect of drawing people to him.
I met him a couple of times through my involvement with the Rugby League World matches as a Master of Ceremony and that is what I picked out straight away. His humblesness.
Now the Nation mourns his sudden loss.
Below is a wonderful heartbreaking story by Lahui Ako that brought a lump to my throat as I read through. Please click on the link and read.
And please come back and leave a comment or two about this story..
How A Person Half My Age Changed My Life