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What does it mean to be a man?

No explanation required. We all have an initial reaction to this age old question. Though it would be interesting to hear allegorical accounts of men in your life that epitomize maleness.

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    May 27 2013: My definition, which improves everyday (believe me :D), is:

    Submission* to Allah. Have huge amount of patience. To know you have power to do something and you avoid it just because it is forbidden. Take care of your family.

    [*Submission: To put yourself down to earth.]

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