How do you describe your father?

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Post by Debbyemi » 07 Sep 2017, 07:46

Excitedreads wrote:My father is a sperm donor... he was around for a couple of years in my life and then, well he disappeared. For reasons between my mom and him. But over the years I've reached out to him and have realised he's the best liar I've ever met, he can cry on cue, and the man could gamble the socks off his feet.
Wondeful daddy huh..? i'm glad some of you have had great, thoughtful fathers. Mine just wasn't or should i say isn't one
Better imagined than experienced, great you turned out well, having a father is something everybody needs.

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My father is a very smart person, I aspires to be like him, He taught me a lot on money management. He loves reading and increases his vocabulary through reading. If you both attend a meeting/lecture and he hears a new word, you better be attentive enough to grab the word as he will surely ask about it. When he learns something is done in a peculiar form, he complies immediately. He likes to follow instructions, but he is open minded. He provided and protect his children as much as he can. He's a wonderful dad!

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Post by Miss_BeckyG » 08 Sep 2017, 10:28

My father is the voice of reason in the family. He is loving, caring and an advocate for enriching the mind by reading widely.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.
–Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Post by catiarato » 10 Sep 2017, 16:03

Only in the last few years I started understanding my parents.
My dad is a difficult person - much like me. But if I call him in the middle of the night, he will move the damn world to help me. He doesn't always agree with me, but he lets me make my choices and live with them. He's also the most honest person I know.
I just don't like how he is a control freak with my mum. And how he doesn't understand simple things sometimes. But we can all live with that.

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Post by Jan Moraa Onsomu » 11 Sep 2017, 10:00

While I'd say he's ok in a nutshell, I mostly think of him as a disciplinarian who mostly talks in terms of advice and warnings. Sometimes I wish he was more relatable on a more friendly level.

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Post by charlesjr2 » 13 Sep 2017, 01:13

I would say that my dad is a good man, he does what he thinks is best for us. Somethings the things he does pieces me off, but, I still love him.
I don't think there is anything as an ideal father, you take what you get.
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Post by hebcandle » 26 Sep 2017, 16:44

My father: a self-destructive narcissist. Ideal father: Not perfect but loves his family unconditionally and tries to do his best for them.

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Post by Sasha Walker » 26 Sep 2017, 17:32

My father is a man who lives his life searching for things he already has. He is so concentrated on himself and his facade of happiness that he will never truly find it.

The ideal father is someone who loves his children but because of that love, does not confine them to his idea of what is right. Instead the ideal father hopes that his children surpass him in all noble qualities and works hard to be there when they are struggling to become that person.

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Post by Oliver Ekaso » 26 Sep 2017, 20:28

My Dad was very caring, loving and jovial. He was also very hard working. Despite being blind later in life never gave up.

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Post by Cloe101 » 28 Sep 2017, 12:59

Kind and wise
What you want is 15 Christmases on December 25th, 15 birthdays, 15 years of sleeping next to him and waking up with him

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Post by eelavahs-jay » 30 Sep 2017, 16:04

My father is a ticking time bomb really to explode.

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Post by Star88 » 05 Oct 2017, 10:48

He speaks through his actions rather than with his words.

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Post by sj_robert » 06 Oct 2017, 03:54

My old man is a perfectionist, authoritarian least that's what I thought growing up. I've grown to love and understand him with age. We are closer now, he's my best friend and confidante. There's no finer man, than that who offers objective advice and solutions to almost every situation.

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Post by Taniatt » 06 Oct 2017, 23:58

My father is the best one. Though he has flaws he has unconditional love towards me and my family.

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Post by Envision Tressy » 09 Oct 2017, 02:51

My father, may God bless hi soul, was a steady man. He always gave attention to all our needs and spent a lot of time with us no matter how busy he was
Her eyes were like the sun, glowing red hot in the darkness of light!

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Post by Sarah Immanuel » 17 Oct 2017, 22:58

My father is an honest and faithful man.

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