Al-Amālī > When the deeds become heartbreaking anguish
Hadith #1

35 - وبالإسناد الأول عن علي بن مهزيار، عن القاسم بن عروة، عن رجل، عن أحدهما عليهما السلام في معنى قوله جل وعز: " كذلك يريهم الله أعمالهم حسرات عليهم " قال: الرجل يكسب مالا فيحرم أن يعمل فيه خيرا فيموت، فيرثه غيره، فيعمل فيه عملا صالحا، فيرى الرجل ما كسب حسنات في ميزان غيره.

35. And with the former chains of narration from ‘Ali ibn Mahyzar, from al-Qasim ibn Urwah, from a person, from either of them, peace be upon them, who explained the verse: ’Thus will Allah show them their deeds as heartbreaking anguish for them....’ (2:167). He said: "It is parable of a man who amasses wealth but is averse to spending it in a charitable manner and then he dies, bequeathing it to the others. And the heirs spend the same wealth for good deeds; so the man who originally earned the wealth rises on the Day of Judgement to witness the reward of the good deeds going to someone else’s credit."