Al-Kāfi - Volume 5 > Keeping Secrets
Hadith #4

4- مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ يَحْيَى عَنْ عَبْدِ اللهِ بْنِ مُحَمَّدٍ عَنِ ابْنِ أَبِي عُمَيْرٍ عَنْ هِشَامِ بْنِ سَالِمٍ عَنْ أَبِي عَبْدِ اللهِ (عَلَيْهِ السَّلام) قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ (صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَآلِه) لَيْسَ لِلنِّسَاءِ مِنْ سَرَاةِ الطَّرِيقِ وَلَكِنْ جَنْبَيْهِ يَعْنِي وَسَطَهُ.

4. Muhammad ibn Yahya has narrated from ‘Abd Allah ibn Muhammad ibn abu ‘Umayr from Hisham ibn Salim who has said the following: “Abu ‘Abd Allah, ‘Alayhi al-Salam, has said that the Messenger of Allah, O Allah, grant compensation to Muhammad and his family worthy of their services to Your cause, has said, ‘Women must not walk in the Surat (center) of the road but they must walk on either side - it (surat) is the middle of it.’”