One time Fatimah went to complain her husband, Ali, about how exhausting and tiring the housework has become on her. Ali and Fatimah were very poor actually. Unlike many other homes, they had no money to afford to have a servant or a maid to help out in the housework.
Allah says to him: “Didn’t you know that you did this sin and I could see you (he did it in secret) and I could see you! Didn’t you know this day will come? Didn’t you know that today I will question you?” And he will say: “My Lord! I did…”
Answer: As-Salamu ‘Alaykum dear sister, Thank you for writing to us about your situation. As you know, what you are doing is haram; it is a grave sin. In addition, as this young man has been with you as a child, it is unclear if you raised him “as a son” and later hired him as …