Mahmoud Sami Al Baroudi
Some People Say
Some people say that I revolted to dethrone.
Such is a defect far from my character.
Nay, I called for justice,
seeking to please God,
and I awakened the people of truth.
I commanded good and forbade evil,
and that is but the obligation of all people.
If my action was a rebellion,
then I Intended through