Stories about 'Abdu'l-Bahá

An example of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s affection and tenderness

Mahmud's Diary
September 10, 1912
Buffalo, NY

He sat down on a bench in the center of the park and said, ‘I washed my hair with warm water without applying soap. It is much cleaner and takes longer to become dirty. Come and see how clean and soft it is.’ We touched His hair, which was like silk, very soft and absolutely clean. On this occasion ‘the place of His lovers was noticeably vacant’.