"Barik Allah praise be to God," exclaimed the dervish, "that he has sent us a true believer. Thy offering is accepted, but thou must not expect yet to enter into the austerities of our holy order. You are accepted." And the old man held out his hand for the money, which he clutched with eagerness, and hid away under his garment.

"Barik Allah praise be to God," exclaimed the dervish, "that he has sent us a true believer. Thy offering is accepted; but thou must not expect yet to enter into the austerities of our holy order. You are accepted." And the old man held out his hand for the money, which he clutched with eagerness, and hid away under his garment.

It was growing dusk. "Hai, worthy jailer!" said Surendra Nath pleasantly, "I was about to tell the marvelous story of King Bhoya's golden throne. But I will even now check the stream at the source. Your time is precious. My comrades must wait until we get inside." "Not so, Babu," said the warder gruffly. "Tell thy tale. Barik Allah, you nine are the last of my round.

"La Allah, il Allah! there is but one God," said Mustapha. The pacha saw that he was sacrificed. He read the firman, pressed it to his forehead, in token of obedience, and prepared for death. The Capidji Bachi produced another firman, and presented it to Mustapha. It was to raise him to the pachalik. "Barik Allah! praise be to God for all things," humbly observed Mustapha.

"La Allah, il Allah; there is but one God," said Mustapha. The pacha saw that he was sacrificed. He read the firman, pressed it to his forehead, in token of obedience, and prepared for death. The capidji bachi produced another firman, and presented it to Mustapha. It was to raise him to the pachalik. "Barik Allah, praise be to God for all things," humbly observed Mustapha.

Now this city was fashioned of alabaster and precious stones by Barik bin Faki', father of the Jinn, and he also founded the Pied Palace, which was so named because edified with one brick of gold alternating with one of silver, nor was there builded aught like it in all the world.