Bob Marley's mother Cedella Booker at the interview with Martina
Markwart (Germany) at St. Anns, Jamaica, in December '98.


"IS THAT RIGHT, BOB DIED, BECAUSE HE HAD CANCER?"

"I don't think that Bob have cancer. If Bob have cancer, I think it was injected in him in some way. I really do think so. I don't think he really had cancer. I don't think so. But that's what they say."
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"DO YOU MEAN SOMEBODY DID SOMETHING BAD TO HIM?"

"Definetly! They did something with him. But that is left to be seen, you know. Because whatever good a man have done in this world he will get payed. If you do good you go and get payed in return. If you do bad you go and get payed in return..."
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"...My son, my last son, Anthony, was shot and killed by a policeman, in Miami. And, yes my last son, yes. And, he was 19. He was just 19. We just left here and go back to Miami..." (car with very loud music is passing, interview break)
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"HE WAS KILLED HERE IN JAMAICA OR IN MIAMI?"

"No. In Miami. Yes, and then, you know, I said because it was so senceless and what can I do? My sun is already - dead! And I couldn't understand why."
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"But I said, you know, I leave all vengeance to God. I will not try to fight them. Because I know I can't. But I know Jah fight for me."
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"You know, I said, in time I shall be rewarded. And seven years - I was rewarded by getting the news that the man that shot, the same policeman, that shot and killed my son, was gunned down by a little 18 year old boy. (motorbike is passing) he was gunned down by a little 18 year old boy. What goes around that comes around! You know, and I said: 'Oh. look at that! He killed my son and now somebody come back and kill him!'"
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"Leave all vengeance to me." Thats's what God says. So you know me just leave everything in the hands of Jah Rastafari, The Most High. And he's the one that is guiding and directing and protecting me at the same time!"
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"God give me a certain amount of blessing for myself. And then all we have to do is just keep on, you know, living it. Because life is for living. And he has blessed my life so I must live it..."
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