Q.The individual is asking/ they are saying that they try to inform their child to keep their pants above their ankles, the boy. But the child is very lax in this matter. What is your advice?
A.The shaykh said you should continue, you should continue to advise him and
order him to do so. But you should do so with gentleness so that he doesn’t
become disturbed or bothered by this. So you should continue but you should do so with gentleness.
Shaykh Saalih ibn Muhammad al-Luhaydaan (May Allaah preserve him) (Kitaab-ut-Tawheed Class 01.12.12) Riyadh.