Father’s Day. You celebrate your dad, papi, papa, papá, dad, whatever you want to call “him.” And those of us who are dads are celebrated for being great fathers.
I have to confess that as much as I want to be a great father to my children, I often don’t feel up to the task.
I try to teach my son and daughter how to ride their bikes, swing a bat, catch an air ball, jump a fence, stand up to bullies, do math tricks, be kind to people, not scream or yell and try to figure things out with patience. But sometimes, I suck at it.
I yell at them while trying to teach them things. I get impatient with them. My mind wanders off when I’m with them… The list is long.
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