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Awkward circumstance with my son

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Fine Mar 25. 44 Replies

I traveled out of town Monday for a funeral of a friend's parent. To my surprise, my oldest son wanted to go with me. I like to think he wanted to spend time with his old man, but I think he was as…Continue

What do you wish your father had taught you?

Started this discussion. Last reply by David K. Feb 16. 25 Replies

As a father of four, (the oldest now a teenage 13 son) I want to be my son's teacher on what it means to be a real man. My father was very distant and removed from me even though I grew up in a home…Continue

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Joseph Robert replied to Josh Allen's discussion If you can tell me what religion you are then you are in a prison.
"Everyone stares at freaks."
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Joseph Robert replied to Josh Allen's discussion If you can tell me what religion you are then you are in a prison.
"Blessed by whom? Called by whom? Interesting word choice for a unbeliever. The statements imply an external source."
Apr 10
Steve Fine replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"the perception of what others say or think should not be your concern as well as you acted and spoke with integrity and honesty - doing the best you can. and when he does talk to his friends - the very second they wake up with a woody they will…"
Mar 25
Dan Wall replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"There's nothing awkward about it at all. In fact, you created the total opposite. I think it's the attitude we all wish we had with our dads."
Mar 18
Joseph Robert replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"Thanks for the story. Made me laugh. You raise some good points, too. Like you, I think this world has a screwed up view of things. Why must we be afraid of that which is natural, and innocent?"
Mar 18
Mike replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"You're a great dad!"
Mar 18
Carl Monster replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"What a story. I had the opposite; first of all I never saw my dad naked, nor did we ever speak of such things.  One morning I woke up with morning wood, and so did my brother, who was a few years younger. We thought it was funny, and started…"
Mar 18
Carl replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"I had a situation once like this. like you, I had a shower in the basement. It was a concrete block basement. I had painted the walls and put a washer/dryer there as well as a shower, since the old house only had a tub upstairs and it wasn't…"
Mar 18
J. D. replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"I never had any such honest and frank discussions with my Dad or older brothers about morning wood or sex or any of that.  I had to learn about it primarily from the other 10 and 11-year-old boys at school - far from the ideal.  My parents…"
Mar 17
Elliott George replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"This is a great story. A boy should be able to speak to his father about things like this. You really handled a surprising situation with grace and helped your son avoid having feelings of shame or confusion over a natural male function."
Mar 17
John Muir replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"Still do in lots of cultures. I slept in a 1-room house on the floor once, and in the middle of the night the dude got on his wife, hit it, and went back to sleep. I don't think either one fully woke up. That was with me, another two guys, a…"
Mar 17
Joseph Robert replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"I have one sister and no brothers. As far as I know, my parents only had sex twice..."
Mar 17
Pale Horse replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"Ew... I accidentally walked in on my parents once... their bathroom was the only one working at the time, and I thought everyone was asleep. Not fun."
Mar 17
Carl Monster replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"They did? Really? Never thought of it that way. "
Mar 17
Mike replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"I hope you two have the opportunity to do this many more times. If you'd like to message me, I can tell you about my personal experiences with my dad."
Mar 17
Mike replied to Joseph Robert's discussion Awkward circumstance with my son
"Andrew, first of all, thank you for your service. You are so right. The lifestyle in which my dad raised me has made me a much more secure man and has really made us close to one another. It's a bond that will only grow stronger. If I'm…"
Mar 17

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