Dust it off and carry on

J Thom, Milnerton Ridge

Your front page headline (“A living hell’ in Blouberg”, Tabletalk, March 29) calls having a temporary, if serious, dust problem in one’s home ‘a living hell’.

The article doesn’t give the source of the quote.

Unless it is from a volcano with lava spewing, dust is not a living hell.

Residing in a part of Cape Town where a bullet may kill or injure your child who is innocently playing outside your home in broad daylight, is a living hell.

People who live near the sea in lovely suburbs should be counting their blessings and trying to help the less fortunate.