by ‘abd al-‘Abru
Any who have any knowledge whatsoever of the Science of Physiognomy (‘ ilm al-Wuzhudiyya) of course now in the service of innocence will pray very hard indeed for this man. It is no longer a matter of theoretical constitutional distinctions and distilled two-party poisons. The I Ching says it plainly, that to be assisted by those whose task this assistance is, to become free of blame, is at some times the greatest good possibly to be attained.
[Emmett R Smith all transcription-rights reserved 25 November 2008]