If you live on this blue rock and you haven’t heard about Capetown in the recent past, then you need to get out of that couch and say hello to the world around you and of course connect to the 21st century via wifi. There are so many lessons to be learnt from the water shortages manifested in Capetown and the water community will be recounting those stories in the coming years. I thought this article captures the human aspect of dealing with the drought really well. It is amazing what humans are capable of doing when they are put in troubled situations. If there is nothing hopeful to takeaway from the drought in Capetown, we can at least walk away with this positive message. Read on.