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The Hero Father

Too much attention is paid in the media nowadays to two types of dads–the absent and the deadbeat. But no one seems to pay attention to the legions of “hero” dads who make extreme sacrifices for the sake of their children, love their children to death and live by that philosophy, and are always concerned about the welfare and best interests of their children. WE NEED TO CELEBRATE THESE DADS MORE AND REVERSE THE COMMON PERCEPTION.

read a great article by jeffrey leving and glenn sacks on hero dads

How on Earth Can Moms Do this???

PBS Declares War on Dads
By Jeffery M. Leving and Glenn Sacks

“Daddy!”

“Princess!”

“I miss you daddy!”

“I miss you too, princess. Daddy loves his little girl.”

“I love you too, daddy”

“How’s my smart little kindergarten girl?”

“I want to see you, daddy, I want you to come over, couldn’t you come over soon? I want….”

The phone is wrenched away.

“This conversation is OVER!”

Dad hears the phone slammed down on the receiver. Almost.

“How DARE you talk to that man!”

The phone must have hit the receiver off center. The line is still open.

“How DARE you do that to me!”

The little girl begins to cry.

“I just wanted to talk to daddy.”

“How DARE you!”

“I miss daddy!”

“Damn you….”