Side by Side
This little poem has a wide circulation
on the internet. I did some research but could not find the name
of the author. In any case, it should make a lot of us stop and
think about our habits. - Zawaj.com Editor
One is well worn and cherished with pride.
One is used daily to help folks decide.
As the pages are turned, what shall they see?
So they open the book in which they confide.
The Word of Allah is seldom read,
Exhausted and sleepy and tired as can be.
So then back to the table side by side,
No time for prayer, no time for the Word,
But forgiveness of sin, so full and free,