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To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent d

To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.
Posted 4 months ago

In traditional Hindu families like ours, men provided and women were provid

In traditional Hindu families like ours, men provided and women were provided for. My father was a patriarch and I a pliant daughter. The neighborhood I'd grown up in was homogeneously Hindu, Bengali-speaking, and middle-class. I didn't expect myself to e
Posted 4 months ago

Our Heavenly Father knows us and our circumstances and even what faces us i

Our Heavenly Father knows us and our circumstances and even what faces us in the future. His Beloved Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior, has suffered and paid for our sins and those of all the people we will ever meet. He has perfect understanding of the feeli
Posted 4 months ago

No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair

No man is responsible for his father. That was entirely his mother's affair.
Posted 4 months ago

When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children rec

When a father, absent during the day, returns home at six, his children receive only his temperament, not his teaching.
Posted 4 months ago

My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by t

My father was an Episcopalian minister, and I've always been comforted by the power of prayer.
Posted 4 months ago

It is much easier to become a father than to be one.

It is much easier to become a father than to be one.
Posted 4 months ago

My father was never anti-anything in our house.

My father was never anti-anything in our house.
Posted 4 months ago

I knew Sinatra for 38 years. He was like my father. Frank Sinatra was my 'd

I knew Sinatra for 38 years. He was like my father. Frank Sinatra was my 'dad.' He treated me like his son. He gave me the best advice about singing, about this and that... He was a very sensitive man, very astute, one of the sharpest men that I ever met
Posted 4 months ago

Being a father to my family and a husband is to me much more important than

Being a father to my family and a husband is to me much more important than what I did in the business.
Posted 4 months ago

Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me. They don't mean anythin

Father or stepfather - those are just titles to me. They don't mean anything.
Posted 4 months ago

That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider f

That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all.
Posted 4 months ago