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

    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
    Jun 19, 2011

    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

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

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