Ibn Qayyim al-Jauziyah mentions in Kitab ar-Ruh:
Narrated Ibn Shumas Al-Mahri:
We went to ‘Amr bin Al-‘As, and he was about to die. He wept for a long time and turned his face towards the wall.
His son said, “O father! Did the Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, give you the tidings of this?”
He turned his face (towards the audience) and said Read more…