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I Admire My Father

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    My Dad

    My dad has now been my dad for almost 23 yrs its hard to believe that. He was a single dad most of my life my mom had MS so I lived with him and his ex wife was not much a wife at the time so it was my dad and us three kids. My dad has strength I could never imagine in a person...
    casper48861 casper48861 22-25, F Jul 31, 2011

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    When my father was born his dad abandon him

    and he didn't even bother to look for him and my grandmother was the one that had to work hard just so that my dad could have everything now my dad is trying to give me all the father love that he never had and now his dad is trying to look for us and he wants to start fresh but...
    IsMyStory IsMyStory 16-17, F May 15, 2014

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    He Is The Best Supporting Father I Have Ever Met, And He's Mine :)

    There's soo many words to describe my father, but just not enough words. He's always been there for me, no matter what I did in the past, he stil forgive me. He's not that great on forgiving cause he has had his heart broken so many times, but he forgives me for everything I have...
    itsjustbrit itsjustbrit 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2013

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    When u become old enough to realize your father

    was always right, your son would grow up to disagree with your views.
    IamnotCharlieSheen IamnotCharlieSheen 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 21, 2014

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    Father's Gifts to Me

    Learning on my own, not listening to useful information served by siblings and family alike became my forte though I had expected a more understanding side of myself to let advice and information fly from every corner of my world. Focusing on those qualities maybe we wish to...
    tessagirl tessagirl 18-21, F Feb 28, 2009

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    My Dad Is Amazing..

    My dad is such a wonderful and strong man. He was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis when he was about 30 and has been living with it since then, 25 years later... in a wheelchair and in constant pain... He has to have someone help him go to the bathroom and put him to sleep at...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 17, 2011

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    I can not say, growing up I was a great

    daughter. I was mean, but I have always loved my dad. He was always there for me, no matter what. He still is. Even though when I was younger, I did not understand why he did what he did or why he told me no to some things. Now that I am older and have my own kids, I can see...
    MrsGrisham MrsGrisham 26-30, F Apr 10, 2014

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    My Father

    Today, I have spoken to my dad.  We have talked for a bit.  He was saying how much he loves my brothers & I.  This is what a good father is supposed to do or be, thinking about us the kids.  I guess, I'm fortunate to have heard is own words regarding the way he feels about...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2011

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    I Love my Father so much he was a good man he a

    was married to my Mother and raised 4 kids . I lost my Father at the age of 24 there's not a day that goes by that I don't of him and miss him . I love him dearly .
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    My Hero

    I am the person that I am today because of my dad. Words cannot describe what a nice man he is. He is the most generous, caring, accepting person I have ever met to this day. He is the complete opposite of my mother. rowing up, my mom and I would fight all the time. My dad...
    looklife looklife 18-21, F 3 Responses May 7, 2012

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    Never Met a Man Anything Like Him

    He's not the type to say I love you.  He shows his love in gentle ways. Anything he can do to help....he's right there.  I love my Dad he was born 1917.   He's a good man.  I'm so very blessed to have him in my life.  He gave me my first car it was...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 1 Response May 26, 2009

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    My Dad

    In simple terms, im who i am today because of my dad. The way i treat others, how i can be strict, why i want to serve my nation. How i introduce my self to building model tanks and ships. My dad was there when my mom up and left. He stayed up with me when my girl friend left me...
    spkg spkg 18-21, M Mar 7, 2011

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    Always True To Himself

    My father was probably the most optimistic person ive ever been loved by, his dreams shattered by a cruel reality. I believe it is possible my dad had Aspergers, he was brilliant with math and music... could solve any equation even after not being in school or working with...
    omnielementalgirl omnielementalgirl 26-30, F 5 Responses May 4, 2012

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    nastynesss nastynesss 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 10, 2014

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    First Time Fun Fun With Daddy

    I was on the couch at my dads house a couple days ago and i had finally got settled in my own room, the movie was bridesmaids, i was horny from the movie before and so was my dad, i had just gotten done with my quick shower so i was in my robe cooling off, i put my legs on my dad...
    101sexylexi 101sexylexi 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 19, 2013

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    Dear Daddy no matter

    where I go in life,, who I get married to,, how much time i spend with other guys and how much I love my boyfriend YOU'LL ALWAYS BE MY NUMBER ONE MAN. Sincerely your little girl.
    Angreina Angreina 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 9, 2014

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    There are some things I dislike about him

    but that doesn't stop me from admiring him and looking up to him in every way possible. He's a great father, and more than that, great as a person. I know being a father, he does some things that I dont appreciate but then again, lets keep this in mind, I'm still a teenager and...
    MetalheadIntro MetalheadIntro 16-17, F Apr 25, 2014

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    Seeing How..

    Seeing how so many men i have learned in my adult years to be jerks and pigs and idiots, i really admire my dad, for being such a stand up man. he was always there. always chipping in and always hardworking. i wish all men were like him, especially my husband. my mom really...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 4, 2008

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    My Beloved Daddy

    People ask me, "How could you love a man like that? He was drunk more often than he was sober. How could you.." and on, and on, and on. Well, skunk-drunk or blood-sober, my daddy was my daddy. I endured his boozy episodes for the sake of my mother and her general health. For...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Oct 15, 2013

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    My Dad

    I often compare my 'childhood' years to the Wonder Years.  I swear to god that could have been MY family!  Right down to me being the oldest (daughter) and having two younger brothers.  My dad would leave the house by 5:30 in the morning and be home by 5:30 in the...
    Fancy Fancy 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2008

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    I have always admired my father.

    I have always been a daddy's girl. I would go to church with him even if there wasn't a service considering he was a preacher. I'd just kind of sit and watch him in his office. My father has always been a kind, goofy man. I guess that's where I got my sense of humor. He knows...
    immieomg immieomg 22-25, F Feb 22, 2014

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    Sybian Stories

    I just rode my sybian, my dad walked in on me silently because he heared grunts he went over and started kissing my neck it startled me but i turned off my sybian wich wasnt giving me pleasure and lye on my bed and he slipped is juicy **** in my mouth i sucked it for like and 1/2...
    101sexylexi 101sexylexi 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 19, 2013

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    My Father Passed Away In 2001

    When you hear people say "you don't know what you got until it is gone," I believe they are right. I took him for granted my whole life and than suddenly he was gone. There wasn't a bitrhday or holiday that he didn't try and send something. The only reason he got a card from me...
    coldasice209 coldasice209 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 14, 2011

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    My parents are divorced,

    so my dad now lives with his parents. I am a daddys girl and always will be. My dad works 2 jobs, ( 6 am - 5 pm and then 6 pm- 11:30 pm) i hate to see my dad have to work so much. When we visit him, all me nd my sister do is just whatch tv and eat some food because we dont have...
    regulare05 regulare05 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 10, 2014

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    His More Than My Dad, He's My Everything!

    So there's a Man in my life that i call dad...Andd i truly do lovee him i may not show it as much as much but i do as much as i could ! I love my parents but there;s just a point were i just love my dad more than my mom. He's just done so many things to keep my family together...
    RosieRose21 RosieRose21 13-15, F Aug 18, 2012

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    My father taught me everything.

    He taught me there are no limits. He taught me to rely on my own brain and instincts, never to rely on others and technology first, but to trust my own judgement first. He taught me to take care of myself and how to survive, not to have to depend on others to take care of me...
    DarkAngel000 DarkAngel000 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 15, 2014

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    Mr. Mom

    My father was 63 when he adopted me when I was 2 months old. His wife had already passed so he raised me alone. Through the years he taught me many valuable lessons. The biggest one to me is that he taught me to learn at least a little bit about everything. This has come in handy...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 21, 2012

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    My mum walked at when i was 7,

    She left the country for a few years and got married again, we weren't told until she sent us photos of it. - we are strong now though, she moved back and my step dad is cool. she's one of my best mates so all is good now and i wouldn't change it. Anyway, long sad story short...
    Kara1992 Kara1992 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 25, 2013

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    My dad is single-handedly keeping my mother's

    parents' medical affairs in check as well as guiding my mother through her various speech problems and what I think is PTSD and depression. I really hope that I can be as patient, strong, and loving as he is someday.
    nepineph nepineph 22-25, F Jan 17, 2014

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    While I would never dismiss the endless work of a single parent raising children, I truly admire the family that has a good father as its leader. The children and wife seem to be...
    bunnigirl bunnigirl 46-50, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I Admire both a man and a woman who are good mother and father. But unfortunately if the statistics that 90% of parents in this day and age continue to spank their kids. The good...
    Noelthemadhouse Noelthemadhouse 26-30, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    i admire my mother. I love how she dresses up, I love how supportive she is to me, I love her cooking. I love how she was able to still love my father even if he had been cheating...
    indrapurry777 indrapurry777 16-17, F 1 Response May 7

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    in my life I've learned that fathers are overrated. just a myth like the ancient Greeks used to tell.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 16 Responses May 5

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    How i wish someday i will find one or if God permits, my husband will change to be a better and responsible father and partner. For now, i am happy and contented with my only child...
    mas4074 mas4074 36-40, F 1 Response May 5

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    I know that I have good memories with my dad but when I try to think about it all I can remember are all the bad ones a few days ago my dad kicked me and my sister and her newborn...
    anneloves anneloves 18-21, F 5 Responses May 15

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    One of my friend's father died 10 years ago. SO she has a stepfather and he is really the opposite of all bad stereotypes about Stepparents. He loves is stepdaughter dearly and...
    Julia1600 Julia1600 16-17, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I admire simplicity SO much :-)
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M 9 hrs ago

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    My mom is gone now. She died in 2007. I cared for her through her journey with cancer and have felt I never regretted anything. It was an honor to give back to her some of the love...
    GailC240 GailC240 46-50 4 Responses Apr 28

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    In so many days of being around people like our parents, You can either come to love or hate them I suppose Or maybe a bit of both! lol. I love them both and My mother I will...
    Traveller96 Traveller96 18-21, F Apr 29

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    I bought some heels. I loved them. I walked in them and I admired their design. But they started to hurt my feet, it became painful to walk in them and I was unstable when I stood...
    TheWestlifer TheWestlifer 18-21, F 4 Responses May 11

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    Okay let's get this straight I use to admire them. Until one department made me feel so uncomfortable I had to quit because I couldn't even train. Then I went back to a fire...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F May 18

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    Why do I admire my mother? Well, she is the bravest person I saw in my life, while she was fighting against a terrible disease called breast cancer, she raised my brother aged 6...
    AHqt AHqt 18-21, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    This is just one of many reasons why I admire my best friend.
    metagross metagross 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    I'm good at reading people. Not only I am able to feel if someone is lying, I can also tell what someone is feeling deep inside. I don't know, maybe I've just read too much books...
    MrRadicals MrRadicals 18-21, M 5 Responses Apr 27

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