So many unanswered questions he left behind . . . So many thoughts he confined within his mind,
‘You cannot continue to victimise someone else just because you yourself were a victim once—there has to be a limit.’ ~ The Late Edward Said
As winter leaves
Autumn wanders in
Arise from within.
‘Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.’ ~ Henri Frédéric Amiel
Poetic words that became popular through a famous song ‘Enamoured/Enchanted My Soul’ (فتنت روحي) only discovered after my Dad returned to Allâh ﷻ.
Dad never knew his poetic words became a well-loved song.
Ramadân bids us farewell and Eid is here to embrace us, ♡ I Ask ALLÂH ﷻ to Accept and Reward Our Fasting, Good Deeds and Prayers and to Aromatise Our Tongues, Minds, Hearts, Souls and Lives Indefinitely and Infinitely with HIS Love, Light and Blessings on HIS Special Occasion and Until We Return to HIM ﷻ ♡
What follows is a toned-down tale of a young lady,
who wedded a man of character so shady;
although its beginning is not so sweet,
the ending is one with a victorious defeat.
An Article and Poem about Maher Abdullah رحمه الله (my dad) by Khalid AlMahmoud (my hubby).
Part One ☁ ‘My Sanctuary’