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Still from the 2006 film "Behind the Mask"                        Still from the 2006 film “Behind the Mask”

Who are you? Where do you come from? And why are you reading this?

 

I often wonder about the people behind these numbers i see in the (more…)

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I do not like the way the word sacrifice is being used these days.

 

I understand that sacrifice is needed sometimes, that it is a necessary evil, that (more…)

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أدخل حلبة النزال، متسلحاً بالصبر والجلد، ولكن أدخلها غصباً عني. فأنا رجلٌ مسالم، و لست محارباً.

أقاتل كما يقاتل الهنود الحمر (more…)

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There is a very popular question i have been meaning to ask you…

 

Go ahead.

 

“What is the meaning of life?”

 

And what makes you

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Sometimes it is hard for you to come to accept certain things (more…)

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There is an old saying in Arabic, that goes:
الصَّبرُ مفتاح الفَرَج.
Loosely translated, it means patience is the key to unlock the doors of salvation.

 

But patience alone means nothing, and (more…)

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You said you had something you wanted to talk to me about?

 

Indeed.

 

Please go ahead…

 

You have been trying for a while, to achieve something. To reach a certain place, where you feel peace (more…)

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