I Have Never Celebrated Father's Day

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 19 People

    As Child

    My dad was long gone when I was about 6..it never occurred to me that people did something, for their dad.. Father's Day we celebrate male parenting .I just thought of it today. I suppose that's the situation with a large percentage of us. I can't think of anything to say..it was...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    6 Responses Jun 21, 2009

    He Never Cared About Me

    And that is the sad truth. My mother left my real father when I was an infant. He never tried to contact me or reach out to me in any way... he just let us both go forever, even though I lived my entire childhood less than 40 miles away from him. We met once when I ...
    pyrefly pyrefly
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 22, 2009

    I Never Will!

    In kindergarden, I didn't make the father's day card."just  make one for your mom sweetie."In 5th grade I didn't attend the father's day dance.In 3rd grade I didn't bring my "parents" to the "Mother and father's dinner"I brought my PARENT my mom.I just don't do the whole father...
    WiltingBlossom WiltingBlossom
    18-21, F
    Jun 11, 2011

    The Boy Knows

    They say that the tough year in the mourning process is the second as the first  year a person is still in shock.  I've welcomed and adjusted to a new life, but I worry about my son.  I asked him during the week if he would like to do anything special for Father's Day, his...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 19, 2011

    Anyone Can Be A Father, It's All About Being A Dad

    Never have I been a hypocrite. 
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 13, 2011
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