Verily with the difficulty cometh ease!"--Koran xciv.
vol. 1, 5.
[FN#137] Lane renders Nur al-Hud… (Light of Salvation) by Light
of Day which would be Nur al-Had….
[FN#138] In the Bresl. Edit. "Y Sal m"=O safety!--a vulgar
[FN#139] A favourite idiom meaning from the mischief which may
(or will) come from the Queen.
[FN#140] He is not strong-minded but his feminine persistency of
purpose, likest to that of a sitting hen, is confirmed by the
"Consolations of religion." The character is delicately drawn.
[FN#141] In token that she intended to act like a man.
[FN#142] This is not rare even in real life: Moslem women often
hide and change their names for superstitious reasons, from the