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I Think It Takes A Certain Kind Of Man To Be A Dad

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    It Does Take A Certain Kind

    And sadly my dad wasn't completely cut out for it *sigh* I can't judge him though, what do I know? Nothing.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25 1 Response Nov 20, 2010

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    Yea I Do...

    I have a Father. Anyone can be a father , but it really does take a certain kind of man, to be a Daddy.....I am glad that I have my Ep dad, who Loves me, and who actually is a Daddy in my eyes.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 29, 2010

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    Certain Kind Of Man To Be A Dad

    If my hubby & I would have a miracle having a child, my hubby would be a great father, no doubt.  I see him with my niece & nephews and others and he is fantastic with them all.  I know if we would have a kid, s/he would turn out being like a soldier, lol...my hubby believes in...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Dec 27, 2010

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    I Think So Too

    And my dad is NOT that certain kind of man.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 9, 2011

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