But when they saw it closely, the faces of those who disbelieved turned black and they were told: “This is that which (the Torment) you used to ask (when it would come to pass)”.
Say: “Have you seen; If Allah should destroy me and those with me, or He has mercy upon us; yet who will deliver the disbelievers from a painful torment”?
Say: “He is the Most-Beneficent, we believed in Him and in Him we put our trust”, so you shall come to know soon who it is that is in manifest Misguidance.
Say: “Have you seen; if all your water were to sink down the earth, who is it then that will bring you flowing water”?
And most surely, for you will be a reward never to be cut off.
Surely your Lord, He best knows him who has gone astray from His Way, and He also best knows those who have reached Hidayet.
They wished (asked) that you should be lenient so they too would be lenient.
To those who constantly try to find others’ mistakes, carry the words to others (do not obey them).
To those who hinder the good, the sinful who exceed the limits (do not obey them).
To those tyrant who harm, besides all that, the sinful who possesses without right (do not obey them).
When Our Verses were recited to him, he said: “The tales of the men of old”.