To the gungho-ly warrior, too frenzied to wait a few years for his delerium to subside, we offer yet another reason for caution on your part. In light of the dim view Sharia law takes toward gambling as a form of recreation, you might ask your mullah to explain exactly why you’re being ordered to gamble with your afterlife. And please don’t fail to recognize the irony in the argument that, “It’s a matter of faith.” Faith is also the primary device in the gamblers kit of risk minimization tools. After all, everyone believes they will win. If not this time, then certainly the next. The difference is, in your case, there won’t be a next time. Also, you never know when somebody might run out of patience and take it out on you….