They pointed out that had the applicant ' s allegations of severe illtreatment been true , he would have required ... His claim that his brothers had been allowed to join him in his cell was unbelievable . ... in Ankara had been precise , detailed and consistent and had not given the impression of being an invented story .
A well - written story is read with pleasure , even though it may be a little lighthearted or ... or heard , without adorning or embellishing the facts , could he imagine that his story , although true , unique , moral and even political , as you wish it ... for three years through unbelievable persecution , and to be unexpectedly delivered – all of which occurred in strange circumstances – is something quite unique .
It tells the story of Mustafa al - Latîfî ( 1012 - 1602 / 1123 - 1711 ) and has the title Siyâhat ( Journey ) ( for a detailed analysis , see Elger , “ Narrheiten ” ) . ... which are constructed as realistic narratives , al - Latîfî , at times , tells the reader quite unbelievable stories . To be precise , this is not true for the bulk of his report .