Posted 08 December 2011 - 01:43 PM
Why not let her light her own candles?
You mean light oil on her own? That would be empowerment of a woman, which is the one thing even worse than sexual thoughts!
What about suicide bombs? It can bring up thoughts of 72 virgins.
It seems Islam is only concerned with women's purity of thought....
"Spiritual wants and instincts are as various in the human family as are physical appetites, complexions, and features, and a man is only at his best, morally, when he is equipped with the religious garment whose color and shape and size most nicely accommodate themselves to the spiritual complexion, angularities, and stature of the individual who wears it."
"The despotism of heaven is the one absolutely perfect government. An earthly despotism would be the absolutely perfect earthly government, if the conditions were the same; namely, the despot the perfectest individual of the human race, and his lease of life perpetual. But as a perishable perfect man must die, and leave his despotism in the hands of an imperfect successor, an earthly despotism is not merely a bad form of government, it is the worst form that is possible."