It encourages the believer to patient endurance to the end without murmuring or imprecations (7-12).
He not only caused the mourning for the death of Hosain and other Shiite festivals to be celebrated at Bagdad, but also allowed imprecations against Moawiya and even against Mahomet's wife Ayesha and the caliphs Abu Bekr, Omar and Othman, to be posted up at the doors of the mosques.
They found the apparent lunatic struggling in the grasp of two or three gentlemen and uttering imprecations of the most violent kind.
The great joy of the moment, however, is dancing to music instead of the sound of my own breathing and muttered imprecations.
By the light of his lamp he saw the ambush and " with dreadful imprecations " called to his companions to bring pistols.