However, hakim remains unfazed: “I really hope that the third intifada"—or uprising—"starts soon.”
“Our violence is nothing compared to the Israeli violence,” hakim continued.
A learned hakim like his Excellency here would live on simple food, such as one of my young men could prepare.
He is a hakim, and his medicines have saved the life of Hamid's child.
Nevertheless, in truth thou art as expert in inflicting wounds as my sage hakim in curing them.
The wilder the people we meet, the less likely they will be to interfere with a learned hakim.
And the physical hakim could by no test or shibboleth be prevented from silently introducing the spiritual hakim.
Well,” said the hakim, as soon as their guards were out of hearing, “good news?
It was then that my mind became troubled within me, for I knew the hakim loved me not.
The hakim then raised his head a little and turned to the Sheikh.