The Lurking Whisperer.

‘Abd-Allāh ibn ‘Abbāss, [may Allāh be pleased with him and his father], said:

“Satan sits heavily upon the heart of the son of Ādam, عَلَيْهِ السَّلاَم. Therefore, when he becomes absent-minded and heedless, Satan whispers. Then, when he remembers Allāh, Satan withdraws.”

“`Musannaf ibn Abi Shaybah, 35919 | Al-Imām ibn Abi Shaybah [may Allāh have mercy on him]”`