“Abnaa Zayed” is what we Emiratis are pround to call ourselves; the “Sons of Zayed”. This peom is by HH Shiekh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Martyrs day 2016. Each and every martyr, who pleged to defend the Emirates, sacraced their precious lives . He portrays their bravery as a sea of blood greaving on the soil of this country’s founder. The relationship between both is depicted as a loving father and his children, where their actions are triggered by love and loyalty. The installation is 120 * 30 cm laser cut acrylic typography on a vertical wooden panel. Horizontal threads of different lengths are fixed at the end of the panel. A representation of HH portrayal of martyrs’ sea of blood on Zayed’s soil. It is also to emphasise text visually and highlight the name Zayed.; a representation of the role he had in establishing the UAE as a united state both ethically and politically.