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I Want to Be a Father One Day

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    Someday... Maybe...

    For the past four years, I've dreamt of the day that my first child would be brought into the world. I know I'm too young to think about it right now, but it's still a dream of mine. I think I might even be going a little over-board with these dreams. I mean, I thought of names...
    shadowAKA086 shadowAKA086 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 15, 2008

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    The Best If Possible.

    I really hope I'll be the best father ever one day.I guess the fact that I missed my dad's affection as a kid made me want a nice,loving family and give my children everything that I've deprived.
    Alexxx32 Alexxx32 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2010

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    A Glimpse

    I love kids. this weekend i hung out with my five year old friend, he's a boy. and we were together all of sunday. i can't wait to be a father. i never knew how much you change when that kind of responsibility comes into your life.. i mean, i was more aware, alert, gentle, loving...
    AcloudOnTheGround AcloudOnTheGround 26-30, M 9 Responses Apr 4, 2011

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    I Love Kids

    I would love to help someone parent. I'd be a good dad.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 21, 2010

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    Sad And Fatherless

    I want to be a dad so badly!  My wife and I can't have childeren together.  We spent thousands last year at a fertility clinic with no success.  My wife doesn't want to adopt or go through an egg donation program.  My heart feels empty without a son or...
    Troyz28 Troyz28 36-40, M 3 Responses Dec 30, 2009

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    I Fear Of Having Kids, Or Adopting Them.

    I'd love to be a dad,having kids of my own, or adopting a child or even marrying someone who already has a kid. but what if I turn out to be a bad dad? what if my child ends up a crazy person? or a sociopath? or what if they follow a certain belief I don't approve with -cough...
    mortimerrush mortimerrush 18-21, M Nov 12, 2013

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    Really Want To Be A Father

    hi guys im pretty new to this but my wife is on a forum so i thought i would get on 1 2 lol, me and my wife have been trying for a baby for over 2 years and recently found out that my wife has pos (polycystic ovarian syndrome) she always seems to think that im going to leave her...
    chubster85 chubster85 26-30, M Jan 23, 2012

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    Drifting On A Memory- As I lay here in this

    hotel, I can't help but recall the past. Mostly of my life in the states with an old friend and my kid niece. I say niece, but really we're not blood related. I just thought it'd be awkward if she asked me what she was to call me and I had no answer. So uncle it is. Her...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel 18-21, M Mar 12

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    My Dream Is To Become A Father

    I am the youngest by far, with older parents. My sister was my mother to me and I learned so much from her. So many things, compassion, sympathy, empathy, patience, all that stuff. Since I became an uncle ( 8 years ago, im 17) i have loved kids. My nephews are one of the greatest...
    nagelbagel nagelbagel 16-17 Feb 5, 2013

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    Hopefully One Day

    When I find the right woman... I'd like to be a dad. I dont want to be an old dad, so I need to hurry up and knock a girl up! But seriously I have to say that I am one of the lucky ones on EP who has a decent Dad. No wait, I have an awesome father. He is not perfect by no means...
    Silver01ta Silver01ta 26-30, M 4 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    I Just...

    I dunno. I've always wanted to be a dad. I have always wanted to provide a child with a more loving home than I had. Maybe I'm insane? I dunno. I just know I would like to be a father.
    drcynic drcynic 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    After I Graduate

    Right now, even if I had a fiancee or if I were married I would tell her to wait until we graduate. I've always been looking forward to have a family since I was a teen. It's one of my most loved dreams is for me to form a loving family. All I need is a loving woman who is...
    aroundhere aroundhere 22-25, M Apr 23, 2011

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    I really would love to be a father one day.

    Definitely on my list of dreams. It might be far off in the future, but the idea of having a child to love, to take care of....to just watch them grow up and get all "Papa Wolf" when they're at that dating age...brings a huge smile to my face. I can just see myself tucking...
    LReid23 LReid23 22-25, M Feb 2

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    Greatest Wish

    I can't quite explain it. I know it sounds odd, saying it and sounding so sure at a, relatively, young age, which is why I've never mentionef it to those who know me face-to-face. All I know is that deep down in my heart of hearts, I long for the day that I become a father. To...
    KnightyKnight KnightyKnight 22-25, M 1 Response May 5, 2013

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    I Don't Know When It Started.

    I wasn't baby crazy growing up, instantly jealous of the little blue eyed girl dressed in Hello Kitty or the brown-eyed boy dressed in OshKosh overalls complete with tiny replicas of his father's boots.   But, somewhere in the last decade, the urge began to grow into a...
    Inman Inman 31-35, M 8 Responses Mar 5, 2008

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    I Want To Be A Single Father

    Title self explanatory. Adopting 2 children would be nice
    FortyTheRapper FortyTheRapper 18-21, M Jul 31, 2013

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    I Want To Be A Father Some Day

    My female friends always talk about their maternal clocks ticking and their ovaries exploding when they see kids around. Well, I definitely hear my paternal clock ticking away. Sometimes it's almost deafeningly loud. I recently spent some time with a friend. He and I were both...
    WashingtonBoy WashingtonBoy 22-25 3 Responses Oct 19, 2013

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