I Want to Know Your Definition of "Dad"

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    It's Quite Simple, Really...

    alcoholic, unstable, flaky sonofabitch whom I would love to hate with all my core, but I just can't.... because, I know he battles demons and feelings of guilt and regret that I can't even imagine facing.... still, he sucks.  Dad, to me = disappointment.
    ready2shrug ready2shrug
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 15, 2008

    Two People

    My 6th grade teacher will always hold this position alongside with my biological father whom has been for their financially, but has ridden himself of any emotional closeness to me..Hopefully we can surpass this ordeal..But I rejoice in knowing that I have another dad who is...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    Jul 13, 2010


    My definition of "dad"..well, someone who is there for his kids. Tells them everything and has a special bond with them. Someone who may not ve blood related but shares an everlasting love with the kids. Someons who doesn't show nepotism, even if its present, and someons who is...
    qwerty4321o12345 qwerty4321o12345
    Apr 29, 2013

    The Guy Thats Always There For You

    have you seen pictures of tom cruise and his lil daughter suri cruise lol so cute just google it and youll see the defintion of dad
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Jan 7, 2011


    Dad- 1. A person who you could look up to and go to anything for. 2. A person who you love and care for dearly. 3. A person who will go through anything to protect you and others around you. 4. The person that I can give a Happy Father's Day card to
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine
    18-21, F
    Jun 14, 2008

    It's a Matter of Opinion

    My Dad has been there from the very beginning. Some of us are not so lucky. My daughter, for instance, did not have a Dad until my husband and I married 5 years ago. She was almost 7 years old at the time. I often question as to what "makes" a man worthy of such a noble...
    emptyheart emptyheart
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 14, 2008

    Someone That...

    someone that really cares for his kid,someone that is always there,someone that wont hurt u n that doesn get so mad at u for things but explains with a good way n proves that he wont go away.. like in the movie ''martian child'' ..     sometimes kids don have any...
    amysangels amysangels
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 20, 2011


     i dont kno really the definition is a man who is geneticly ur ..well dad my definition is some one that loves u always MY def is some one that cant control his temper, who ALWAYS has to be rite and is SICKY SICKY SICK
    uni uni
    18-21, F
    Jan 23, 2009

    My Dad Joe

    Defining what it means to be a dad can be difficult.  There are so many ways to be a great dad.  I can just tell you why I think my dad was/is a wonderful father. He loves me unconditionally.  I've messed up my life so many times & he was always there to love...
    darlene darlene
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Jun 15, 2008

    My " Daddy"

    I am not sure what my exact definition of dad would be but I know the perfect example, my man.  Every time he talks about his children you can hear the change in his voice tone.  He is no longer the SGT and he becomes a big teddy bear. He is firm yet compassionate...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Mar 26, 2010

    My Definition Of Dad

    Now being a father and a dad is a totally different thing in my book Any guy can stick it in and get a girl pregnant...this makes him a father it takes a Man to stay and say "yeah i did it and I'm proud of this fact!!!" that's the way my father was with me and my brothers.. The...
    maxb102 maxb102
    18-21, M
    Mar 1, 2011
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