I Am Proud of My Daughter

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    Yesterday I got a call from my daughter.

    She was excited to tell me she earned her pin. Picture in my album.
    rtiredsarge rtiredsarge
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Jun 27, 2015

    Today I dropped my daughter off

    for high school, and EVERY girl had long, straight hair in a pony-tail. Then my daughter walks in with her hair half buzzed on one side and the long curled on the other. She just got a bar in her ear. (ouch!) She's straight A's, athletic, and could be in any crowd she wants. But...
    AKMike AKMike
    51-55, M
    Jan 8, 2014

    Starz On Stage

    She performed her freshman year for this school function.  She then waited her senior year to try out again and perform.  She has spent the past four years of high school singing as the choir director wanted and instructed.  For her last solo performance away from the choir...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 22, 2012

    More Reasons...

    Last night she decided to start a small notebook... It contains special notes she gets from her brothers...text messages, etc.... Last week we had a church potluck. she baked a dessert for an elderly lady that couldn't (with recipe and note). Signed, Proud and Happy Dad...
    DayPassion DayPassion
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Jul 29, 2010

    Well rtiredsarge, that was real nice of you

    welcoming me to PC. I kinda' thought the site was goina' be friendly. Purose my profile, maybe I'll arouses some curiosity in you concerning me, myself, and I. I'll do the same with your profile. That way we'll be able to communicate better and share our shared interest, what a...
    gehrbehr gehrbehr
    61-65, M
    Jul 28, 2015

    She loves music like me.

    I knew it from the moment she was in my belly. All the singing and banging and strumming payed off. Her love grew to make music. She found her instrument. I couldn't be more happy. Until that night. I gazed upon the stage feeling a heart full of proud. She played her...
    WhenIHearMusic WhenIHearMusic
    36-40, F
    Feb 15

    Speaking Out...a Winner

    THis happend about a month ago... My daughter (13) went to a soccer competition.  We could not go since we went to our sons race (choices;) ). At my daughters games her team went to the top.  They had a shot out an the other coach complained ..."HAVE THE...
    DayPassion DayPassion
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 30, 2009

    She Has Looks And Brains

    but cares about the world around her so much that she wants to make it a better place, even for the dead beats who do nothing to help themselves or anyone else. She has the most beautiful smile, super teeth that I didn't have to pay for with braces, see she is so thoughtful she...
    woman6187 woman6187
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2011

    Daddy's Girl.

    Life has not alway's been easy for my daughter. When she was 14 her mother who had manic depression walked out on her, her brother and myself. It was hard at the time to get a 14 and 10 year old to understand that it was not their mother but an illness that was doing this. My...
    Robert1256 Robert1256
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Aug 22, 2010
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