REFLECTION (a friend' story)

in esteem •  10 months ago 

After Friday Prayer, I was still sitting on the terrace of a mosque in one of the school complexes. The congregation of the mosque was deserted, dispersing each of them with their busy life.
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An old grandmother offered her wares, traditional cakes. One plastic costs Rp. 5,000.
I wasn't really interested, but because of pity I bought one plastic.

The grandmother who sells cakes looks tired and sits on the terrace of the mosque not far from me. I see there are still a lot of merchandise. I soon saw a boy from the school complex coming to Grandma. I expected the boy to be a grade 1 or 2 student.

His dialogue with Grandma was clearly heard from where I was sitting.

_ "How much is the price of Grandma?" _

"One plastic cake Five thousand, kid," replied the grandmother.

The little boy took fifty thousand out of his pocket and said:

"I bought 10 plastics, this is the money, but for my grandmother, the cake can be sold again."

The grandmother is clearly visible in her eyes:

_ "Dear God, thank you very much, son. Alhamdulillah, Allah grant my prayer to buy grandchild's medicine which is sick again. "The grandmother walked straight away.

I called the boy's reflex.

"What is your name ? Which grade are you ?"

_ "My name is Radit, class 2, sir", the answer is polite.

_ "Your allowance is fifty thousand a day?"

_ "Oh ... no sir, I was given pocket money at ten thousand a day. But I never snack, because I also bring food from home. "

_ "So what did you give to Grandma saved your pocket money since Monday?" _, I asked more and more interested.
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_ "Yes sir, so that every Friday I can donate fifty thousand rupiahs. And after that I always prayed that God would reward my dead mother. I once heard a lecture that there was a mother God forgiven and saved from the fire of hell because her son was giving a piece of bread, sir "_, the elementary school child spoke eloquently.

I hold the boy's shoulder:

_ "Since when did your mother die, Radit?"

_ "When I was in kindergarten, sir" _

I didn't feel my tears drip:

"Your heart is far more noble than I am Radit, this is my fifty-thousand-dollar change, huh ...", I said, handing over a fifty-dollar bill to his hand.

But Radit politely refused and said:

_ "Thank you very much, sir ... But for the sake of your father, I am still a child with no dependents ... But father has a family ... I say goodbye to class, sir. "

Radit shook my hand and kissed it.

_ "Allah take care of you, son ...", my reply was soft.

I went away, not far from there, I saw the grandmother selling cakes at a pharmacy. I rushed there, I saw the grandmother would pay for the medicine she bought.

I asked the cashier how much the medicine was. The cashier replied:

"Forty thousand rupiahs.."

I handed over the money that the child refused to the cashier:

_ "This is what I paid ... The return gives to this grandmother ..." _

_ "O Allah ... sir ..." _

My grandmother was thankful, I had rushed to leave the Pharmacy ... I rushed to Pandeglang following my friends who were traveling around the mission there.

In my heart I pray that Allah accepts my alms and forgives my parents and my beloved daughter who has gone before me back to Allah.

Friends there are times when a child is more honest than an adult, teach our children from the beginning a real action that is not a theory.

This story is from the servant of God.

Please, share friend

To be more useful for many people.

Rasulullah SAW said:
_ * "Whoever only delivers 1 (one) science and someone who practices it, so even if the person who has conveyed is dead, he / she will still get the reward." * _
(HR. Al-Bukhari)


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