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Loving to be Known Breaks the Back

August 5th, 2019
al-Imām al-Dhahabī (Rahimahullah)
السير 381/18

A man said to his companion,” Did Khatīb (i.e. al-Baghdādī) mention me in (his book) Tārīkh Baghdād from amongst those who are trustworthy or from amongst the liars?

So his companion said: “He didn’t make any mention of you!”

So the man said: “If only he mentioned me, even if it was amongst the liars!”