If your father left you as a kid (split from your mom and wasn’t there for you) this entry is dedicated to you – hoping you learned and did it the right way.
I am in awe of the young men I know who are great fathers..despite having no role model at home…it is really gratifying…you are in that number.
Those who have overcome early hardships to create a happy, balanced life, and maybe were fortunate enough to raise a healthy family, have already achieved the most important things in life. Careers, awards, titles and all the other vanity pursuits are fleeting and, really, in the end, meaningless,
Steve, you’ve joined one of the biggest clubs there is—-the survivors club.
What’s Fathers Day without children? For me, and I think most folks, they’re everything. Fatherhood, and motherhood, are truly the most difficult, and rewarding jobs anyone will ever have.
“Don’t limit a child to your own learning, for he was born in another time.”
You don’t have to deserve your mother’s love. You have to deserve your father’s. He’s more particular.
– Robert Frost
A belated Happy Fathers Day to all.
Thanks Al…means a lot. Appreciate all your kind words.
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