He said, “O my Lord! Forgive me, and grant me a kingdom which, (it may be), suits not another after me: for Thou art the Grantor of Bounties (without measure).
3 I.e., a spiritual kingdom, which could not be inherited by anyone and, hence, would not be
exposed to envy or worldly intrigue
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