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message 1: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
It is coming around the corner! What are you getting your father?

message 2: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) My dad I am not sure. For hubby, we are taking him out for lunch, a day at our local theme park. Kids will give him cards and maybe cds, Wii game and some dvds.

message 3: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
i am giving my father the IPod Touch.

message 4: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) For Milana's Stepdad.

Stepfathers Are No Less than Those of Blood

Stepfathers are no less than those of blood:
The spirit is more comely than the flesh.
Equally, two mysteries might mesh,
Paired by nature or by neighborhood.
Fathers are defined by how they love,
And not by how they multiply or breed.
Though you did not supply the primal seed,
How you've loved me does your kinship prove.
Each child must turn when life's too hard to bear,
Regarding someone's arms or empty air.
So do I turn, and always you are there.

message 5: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
OMG! Thanks, I will give that to my step-dad!

message 6: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) You could use this 1 instead (or as well).

Stepfathers of Grown Children Find the Grace

Stepfathers of grown children find the grace
To love beneath a banner of their own.
Each is more than friend, though not by blood;
Parent, yet not part of childhood;
Father, yes, in truth, but not in stone.
Arms open ever to our long embrace,
They give to us what's theirs to give alone:
Hearts unhindered by a child's good,
Ears unhampered by what words we would,
Regard deep rooted in a single tone
Shared through fondness for a single face.

message 7: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
thanks you sooooooo much, Fiona!

message 8: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) Welcome Milana x

Where are you from?

message 9: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod

message 10: by Lauren (new)

Lauren (djinni) *invasion*

Happy Mommy's Day!

message 11: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) Sorry, you did say. When is Father's Day in Texas?

message 12: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
Thanks Lauren, but I'm only 13.

message 13: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) Lauren, Milana was gettin ready for Father's Day. Ours is in June in the UK.

message 14: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
oh, it's ok. I think fathers day is the same everywhere. but I'm not sure.

message 15: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) Cool, weird how Mother's Day here in the UK is March and there is May.

message 16: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
oh, wow! that is weird!

message 17: by Lauren (new)

Lauren (djinni) In march? That's weird.

I was saying it to everyone! :D

message 18: by Milana (new)

Milana (tutuintopointe) | 779 comments Mod
oh. ok.

message 19: by Fiona (Titch) (new)

Fiona (Titch) Hunt (titch) Thanks Lauren x

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