Open Thread: Tell Us About Your Fathers
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Father’s Day means a lot of things for a lot of different
people. Maybe you were lucky enough to score a great dad, the
kind that made you pancakes on weekends, coached your soccer
team and sang off-key to Bob Seger on long car trips—but
always, unmistakably loved you.
And maybe Father’s Day means something totally different to
you. Maybe your father passed away, maybe he was abusive, maybe
he was never there to begin with. Maybe he was this douche:
For the latter group, Father’s Day is often a painful reminder
of what others have but you don’t, and those stories deserve to
be told, too.
So what does Father’s Day mean to you? Share your stories—the
good, the bad and the ugly—in the comments below.