The mother went to see the children several times, each time she went, she gave one gold coin to the guard. Until she went for a last time...
Kids get down!
Is there a dressmaker?I will give you soldiers a gold coin for one.
The Persian shah had ordered, that whoever brought an Armenian, would get one gold coin. So in their way to Persia, they meet a Sheikh.
For each of them you will get one gold coin. Take.
I am a dressmaker, I can go if I can take my kids with me.
At night, she put the little brother on her breast, so that he might suck milk, though there was no milk left.
He took them to the tents where they would live, and said to his men...
If even a hair were to fall from their heads, I’ll cut off your heads.
Armed Persians came and began slaughtering the Turkish soldiers. They saved the children, their mother and a few other adults, whose turn had not come yet.
At that time, they were told that the Americans had come and were helping the Armenians.
Would you like to go to America?
Abdul Khazer Geylani was Arab, he took them to Der-Zor. So that she make dresses for the Arab women living there.
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The mother had become very thin, the little brother could not stand it, so he died. As there was not a sheet to wrap him for his burial, they tore the mothers underwear, wrapped him in it, and buried him.