Tap tap on the window pane
I looked up
It rained

My eyes teared up
My heart in peace

A few groups of men held group prayers
Earlier today
Istisqa’, they say
Prayed for the rain
Prayed hard
Because it is Allah that they have faith in

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“And your Lord says, “Call upon Me, I will respond to you….”
[Al Quran, Surah Al-Ghaafir, verse 40]