The stare in his eyes was very sharp. His memory was still excellent. His speaking style was firm and fluent. At the age of more than 90 years, this charismatic figure was still able to read anything, including reading a yellow book (balah) in front of his santri (students) without using glasses. [...]
Versi cetak artikel ini terbit di harian Kompas edisi 8 Agustus 2019 di halaman 5 dengan judul "Perginya Ulama Pengawal Pancasila".