Mohamad Ali Bin Sultan Ahmed, Mohamad Sharib’s father, believes that only God reigns over life and death. “We are all creations of God,” Mohamad Ali said. “He decides how long we have on earth. Everyone has their own time. Today is Sharib, tomorrow it could be me, and the day after could be my wife.”

Mohamad Ali prefers to grieve alone and keeps to himself. During the 40-days of mourning, he spent most of his time outside the house. On the last day, he broke down in tears after looking through photos of his son