Some articles on possess, rightfully possess:
... And married women except those your right hands possess ... aymanukum ("those whom your right hands possess", i.e ... those whom you rightfully possess") Sura 236 would be translated as follow with any but their spouses - that is, those whom they rightfully possess ...
Famous quotes containing the words possess and/or rightfully:
“I am an invisible man.... I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquidsand I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.”
—Ralph Ellison (b. 1914)
“When he has seen, that it is not his, nor any mans, but it is the soul which made the world, and that it is all accessible to him, he will know that he, as its minister, may rightfully hold all things subordinate and answerable to it.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)