I Want My Son to Succeed

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    Yes I Do...

    Well as most of you may know my son became very ill last month and this has really changed him and me.  He has a much different out look on life and I know that he will not take things for granted like he once did.  He now knows that Life is not fair as he struggles to...
    LateNightGuy LateNightGuy
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Dec 10, 2008

    My Son to Be When I Marry Princess

    Princess, He is such a gifted little boy with his winning smile and a good obedient sense of confidence in himself. I know that I will be an excellent Father to both of your children. Both your son and daughter have you, your beauty, your intelligence, your attitude, your family...
    francis28340 francis28340
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    I Give Him All The Tools I Can

    He may only be young still , but I give him the tools to learn , grow , and become well rounded . Cub Scouts , Kumon and being involved with his schooling are the very lest I can do . I hope that he'll take all these and shine like a light and never stumble and fall the way I...
    WisestFool WisestFool
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 7, 2012

    My Sons At College But

    I'm not sure he's working as hard as he could.  He is very intellegent but cocked up all his exams at school not working hard enough. He is a really good kid but very lazy, he owes me a lot of many running up phone bills ect. but he won't get a job to pay it back. He makes...
    onawhim onawhim
    41-45, F
    Feb 13, 2008

    There Is A Right And A Wrong Way.

    I am a son. I know what I want to do with my life, and my parents...generally support it. :), But I have to say don't create your son/daughter in your image. Please. It will only push them farther away. I am at a critical age. 17. I could take what my mom says and do what she...
    wycomper wycomper
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2006

    Graduation, Military, College?

    He graduated on Wednesday and 18. Now what? Well, he didnt make it into the Marines, due to the Docs saying he suffered from night terros but his doctor wrote a letter to them, but to no avail. That was a kick to the teeth because he a put all his eggs into that basket. Now we...
    WindyCityCat WindyCityCat
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 2, 2011

    And He Will

    I won't let him do it alone. He is going to be a challenge and everything will not always come easy but he will get it together and become, if nothing else, happy! What more could I ask for. He has special needs yes but he has so many talents that will prevail and I plan on...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Feb 13, 2008

    Yeah, It's a Struggle

    My son is truly gifted. He's a painter and artist and a brilliant musician....That's not me just being a proud dad. I have friend who's played with Bob Dylan, Santana, Aretha Franklin, Quincy Jones....He's now a music professor at a CA university... here's what he had to say...
    penguinswon penguinswon
    5 Responses Apr 26, 2008


    I cannot figure out how or why this avatar would fit in with "i want my son to succeed".  anyone have a clue??
    FiFiDelmar FiFiDelmar
    46-50, F
    11 Responses May 5, 2008

    He Is On the Way.

    After a rough start being born with parents in an unstable marriage and some health issues my son is starting to shine. As a young child he had many middle ear infections which reduced his hearing ability. When trying to teach him about different colours it was noticed he had a...
    WiseOldOwl WiseOldOwl
    56-60, M
    6 Responses May 7, 2008

    A Profeessioal

    Hello! My oldest son is already successful. My youngest son has a job that pays well with benefits but his job is cutting the legs of cattle at a meat processing plant. He also has a part time job rounding up cattle at an auction yard. He is now thinking of becoming a...
    Nanoose Nanoose
    61-65, M
    May 5, 2008

    What I Want For Both of My ...

    What I want for both of my sons is simple. When they get to be my age I hope with all my heart and soul that they say that they are truly happy, comfortable with themselves, and can look at their lives and be very thankful and know how lucky they are.  If they are...
    56-60, M
    1 Response Feb 13, 2008

    What Is Success?

    I want my son to succeed - according to his own definition of success.  This world we live in tends to see success in terms of fame or fortune, acclaim or achievement.  But success is individual to each of us. 
    RamblingRose RamblingRose
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2008

    My Son Just Got a Life Sentanc...

    My son just got a life sentance in prison, and while he is there, he is doing lots of possitive coarses, I want him to suceed more then anything else in this world.
    rosygal rosygal
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Feb 13, 2008

    My Son Is a Success

    I have one son. He is next to my youngest daughter. He is outspoken, funny, smart, interesting, handsome, playful etc,etc. I could brag on him all day and night. When he was younger I wanted him to succeed. My husband wasn't too  concerned about family life because he didn't...
    Rayegod Rayegod
    Apr 4, 2008

    Just Because....

    I really want my son to succeed in his life. I do not want to push him into anything that he doesn't want to do. My step father really wanted me to be an electrician, and put me in classes that would help me with that, and I failed them! I do not want to do that to my baby boy. I...
    angelbutterflies angelbutterflies
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2008
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