the Holy Qur'an

He said: "O my Lord! How shall I have a son, when my wife is barren and I have grown quite decrepit from old age?" (19:8)

(Zakariya) said: "O my Lord! give me a Sign." "Thy Sign," was the answer, "Shall be that thou shalt speak to no man for three nights, although thou art not dumb." (19:10)

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