21 Jun '15, 4pm

Wrote this a few years ago for my dad. Feels appropriate today.

Wrote this a few years ago for my dad. Feels appropriate today.

The following post comes to us from the anonymous blogger behind Registered Runaway . It's one of the most important guest posts I've ever shared: *** I cannot imagine what it would be like to grow up without a dad. Not just the physical absence of a father, but with a workaholic, all-too-serious sort who just so happens to have his name on your birth certificate. The jerk who chooses conference calls over chanting at a Twins game. The idol who forever promises a fishing trip that never happens. The drunk who just spent away your soccer money. I have been so blessed. See, my pops is the total package. If you think yours is better, you are wrong. The most magical memories of my childhood consist of getting chased by him around the house, falling asleep while he yawned through Bernstein Bears, sitting securely in his lap as sirens rang. Beyond being the playmate of my siblin...

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