Defined by dictionary.com as "father."
Defined by dictionary.com as "a male parent, any male ancestor, especially the founder of a race, a man who exercises paternal care over other persons, a person who has originated or established something."
As the saying goes, "anyone can be a father, but it takes a special man to be a dad."
My dad is one of those men. My dad has given me so many things. My dad is a great dad.
He has sheltered me. He taught me how to ride a bike. He gave me rides to school. He taught me how to drive. He helped me with homework. He supported me when I changed my major...three times. He supported me through college. He supported me when I moved across the country. He welcomed me back with open arms. He laughs with me. He taught me sarcasm. He took me hunting. He taught me appreciation for music and sports. He gave me my love of archery. He laughs with me in funny times. He hugs me when I need it. He talks me through the future.
He gives me hope for the future.
He is my dad.
Happy Fathers' Day to all the Dads out there!