“In the midst of winter, I work, and in the glory of freedom, I work.” With these words, “Umm Muhammad,” the 70-year-old, shortened her relationship with her hard profession, and despite her old age, she did not stop her work and was keen to raise her 11 children. With the passage of days, she lost 4 of her sons and completed her life with 6 Sons, provided their livelihood Balmtraha and the municipal oven.
Umm Muhammad’s working day starts from 3 in the morning until 9 in the evening the next day. She makes bread, which is called pataw, made of corn, and her journey varies from house to house during the winter and summer, and she does not care about the summer heat and the frost of winter when she goes out in the first hours of the day. Dawn, but her thinking was about how to earn a living, raise children, and bear the costs of her husband’s treatment.
Ms. Umm Muhammad said in her interview with “The Seventh Day”: “I have been in this profession for 50 years since I was young. I used to see my family working in the dumpster baking a large living. I wanted to learn, but I did not know the time I was hiding. She is the only source of my livelihood, and I became the main profession, and my livelihood and my children’s livelihood was the only income for us, which I spent on treating my husband after he fell ill in bed for three years.
And she added: “We are people who have been in our situation from the day we came out of the world and our lives are on its way, but it was always hidden with us and I spared a lot to know how to raise children. Certain money, but the one who had the share, I was taking it, and I praised Him, our Lord, and thank God, it was a blessing.
She explains, maybe I couldn’t teach all of my children because of the narrow situation, and I used to teach girls, but I taught the old boy and took a certificate, but I was medium and I was able to live a decent life for them. We were living in a house made of mud bricks. He lives with his children and dependents.
She continues, “But I feel that my mission is still amazed and I am still working, but I am tired and the age is progressing. I have reached 70 years, but I am not able to stay away from work. I do not have anything else to spend on myself. If I meet something, I hope that I will leave it at all.”
And about the difficulties she faced, she said, “The most difficult difficulties that we encountered in the summer, the heat of the oven caused me infections and burns on my body, and I was full and bought anything needed for burns, and I went down again on the day of work, as usual. The second problem is that the work is irregular. “.
And she ends her speech, saying, “I am rewarding myself with a life’s Umrah, that I make the pilgrimage to the House of God.