Stories about 'Abdu'l-Bahá

Believers were saddened by the Master’s approaching departure

Mahmud's Diary
October 24, 1912
San Francisco, CA

In the evening He spoke about the imprisonment and persecution of the Blessed Beauty and of the power and influence of the Greatest Name. As He bade farewell to the friends, His words were powerful and impressive. The hearts of the believers were in turmoil and their eyes brimming over with tears. They were saddened because it was the end of the Master’s stay among them and His lovers were feeling the pain of separation from Him.