What is this blasphemy we hear from some? Titular monarchy you say? How dare you? How dare you suggest a modern or a post modern system of government? Our model is the middle ages, we want absolute monarchy. For that man in Jerash has declared it, loud and clear: The people want ABSOLUTE MONARCHY!
Europe erred when it had its renaissance. They have gone astray by not honoring that time honored “divine right of kings”. We shall not make that European mistake.
Magna Carta? Bill of rights? How so Anglo-Saxon? Not for us. Not for the people of Jordan. Nonsense! The people want Absolute monarchy.
And while we are at it. who is proposing to end honor killings? How so modern of you? Honor killings shall remain, and lets bring back the chastity belts as well.
And who, pray tell, let the slaves go free? Slavery is sanctioned in the Bible and in the Quran. Who decided to step out of the middle ages and end slavery? What nerve?
Absolute monarchy. Lets indeed have absolute monarchy. Jordan’s constitution, with all its faults, makes us a constitutional monarchy. So off with the constitution, we want absolute monarchy.
Now Sarcasm ends here: One final thought in Arabic. Maybe Saad Zaghlool of Egypt was right after all: مفيش فايدة