He loved them very much and preferred them to the all of the umma until he paid attention neither to the blamers nor to the revolters. He violated many Qur’anic verdicts and many holy texts of the sacred Sunna of the Prophet (S) and the traditions that had been followed before him in order to satisfy his relatives.
Ibn Abul Hadeed said:
Ibn Umar said: As in Sahih of Muslim, vol.1, p.295.
“I often accompanied the Messenger of Allah (S) in travel. He did not offer more than two rak’as (in travel) until he left to the better world. I accompanied Umar (in travel). He did not offer more than two rak’as until he died. I accompanied Othman. He did not offer more than two rak’as.”
“The Prophet (S) stayed at Mecca for nineteen days shortening the prayers…”