For Harrak and more fantasy part quatre!
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Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Jan 7, 2007 at 09:15
My dear Harrak Line number four must be the gem of them all
means becomes Arabized
> fathaaka (sic)
This is another kaatotioo. Bogus transliteration.
Bogus again. Allow me to correct it for our dear mu3tamid it is: sha'nuka or what belongs to you
> fa'bnu (sic)
let me correct this on one for you it is; fa 'Ibnu
> Thaaka (sic)
another bogus kaatitoo
> Imursalu (sic)
there is no such word did Mu3tamid mean: wa mursalu?
So our dear Mu3tamid the poor poet is saying:
"except I am the son "thaaka" (sic) Imursalu (sic)"
My god this is as poor poetry as it can get
The hyena will be back with a qasida so stay tuned.
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