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Moussali

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A Persian musician. Haroun al Raschid was going to divorce his late favourite Mariʹdah or Marinda, but the poet Moussali sang some verses to him which so touched his heart, that he went in search of the lady and made peace with her. (DʹHerbelot.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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