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This is fatherhood: 7 dads describe the moment it got real

This is fatherhood: 7 dads describe the moment it got real
Monday 17
7:10 2019

To mark this Father’s Day, we asked dads to describe a moment when they truly felt like a father, in 500 words or fewer. Here are some of our favorite essays. My wife’s belly protruded as she lay on the couch occasionally asking me to come feel the kicks. Even as I felt the pings of our child’s life against her skin and my palm, I did not feel like it was mine. At the hospital, my wife ached in pain on the bed. I looked into her eyes and told her “everything will be okay.” We deserved a family; ...

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Summary: We asked fathers to describe the moment they truly felt like a dad. Here are some of our favorite essays.

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