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Unformatted text preview: the wall and go to sleep. His wife would then come, open up his wallet and take out the change one and five Riyal notes.When he would wake up in the morning, go to work and want to pay the grocer, he wouldn't find any change. He would be left surprised, thinking where the money could have gone! He thought about it and got an idea of what might be going on. One day, he returned home. He had placed a frog in his pocket. He took his shirt off as usual and lay down on the bed as if he was asleep and began to snore, whilst paying attention to what happened to the shirt. His wife came to take whatever she could, as usual. She turned to the shirt very slowly and entered her hand in the pocket and touched the frog. When the frog suddenly moved, she screamed, "Aah! My hand!" The husband opened up his eyes and screamed, "Aah! My pocket!" If only we applied the same tactics with everyone, including our children and students, when they err!
381 Make your tongue sweet 55 Nayf is one of my friends. He had a very pious mother. She never used to like having pictures around in the house, because the angels do not enter a house in which there is a dog or a picture. She had a young daughter who used to have all sorts of toys, except a doll. Her mother used to forbid her from buying dolls but allow her to buy anything else. Her maternal aunt once gave her a doll and said, "Play with it in your room but don't let your mother see it!" After a couple of days, the mother found out, so she decided to give advice in an appropriate manner. When they sat at the dinner table, Umm Nayf said, "Dear children, for a couple of days I feel that there have been no angels in the house! I've no idea why they left! There is neither might nor power except with Allah!" The young girl listened quietly. After dinner, the young girl returned to her room to notice the doll amongst her many toys. She picked up the doll and brought it to her mother and said, "Mum! This is what caused the angels to leave. Y...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2012 for the course REL 101 taught by Professor Professorsunni during the Spring '12 term at N.C. State.
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