Stories about 'Abdu'l-Bahá

Sarah Farmer was overjoyed by the Master’s visit

Mahmud's Diary
August 20, 1912
Green Acre, ME

After speaking with the friends, He went to Miss Farmer’s temporary residence [in Portsmouth].When she saw ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, she fell into such a state of rapture that every heart was moved. After comforting her and the others, at Dr. LeRoy’s request He went to see places of historic interest, including a yard where battleships were being built [the Navy Yard in Kittery]. This activity did not please the Master.