Tu r g u t 71 Scene IV The curtains open with gradual lighting. In the background a funeral procession crosses from one side to the other. The attendees repeat: La illah illaAllah,Muhammad Rasul-ullah. There is no god, but Allah, and Muhamad is the Messenger of Allah. The stage is filled with Ottoman commanders and men. The voice of a commentator is heard. The Commentator: On the 17th of June, the year 1565 CE, Turgut fell martyr during the siege of Malta. He is to be buried in Tripoli.