He even insisted that it was no effort for him to remember my father, who was a mollah, he said, in Topkhane.
But you, you who killed my husband, how came you to be a mollah?'
His name was mollah Zeman: he had been formerly known to my friends.
He instructed a mollah to call people to prayer from the pulpit.
When we arose to depart the imaum and mollah went with us to a certain tree beyond the village in order to pour us on our road.
The mollah, or some grey-beard, announces the new arrangement to the guests.
This produced a universal tremor in the mollah, and I must own that it communicated itself to me in no agreeable manner.
The dervish who prays for us is my master; an iman is still more my master; the mollah is still more my master than the iman.
As we stood at the window, the grand vizier said to the mollah Nadn, 'In the name of Ali, what is this that we hear?
I walked mournfully behind, having had my mollah's shawl torn from my head, and my hirkeh (cloak) from my back.