My experiences as a father have been much different than I ever thought that it would be. I never fully understood the impact of others decisions and how those decisions would directly affect my opportunities with my children, nor how that would dictate the time I could spend being a dad.
As a young man I always knew that my children would be the center point and primary focus of my life. I have always loved plaiying with kids. I would look forward to the day when I could coach my kids in sports. I knew that I would be there every step of their lives.
When my children were born I would stay up to take care of them. I would read to them every single night. I couldn’t wait for morning to come so I could hold them. Before I would leave for work I would hug them…
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