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Today I’m Thinking About My Dad

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Turkey Tracks: May 31, 2021

Today I’m Thinking About My Dad

Today I find myself really thinking about my dad.

My dad was a courageous and decorated warrior and a fierce competitor; yet he was a gentle and kind man as well. It was a lovely combination.

My dad served this nation with the kind of character and ethics that involved truth, faithfulness to his promises, and honor.

My dad gave, to each of his children, the knowledge that we could and should fight for what was important—along with the self esteem needed to follow through with our choices.

My dad loved nature, and he certainly passed that love on to his children.

My dad rose to the challenges his lifetime produced. For sure.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/20231903/jammie-mendell-philpott

Written by louisaenright

May 31, 2021 at 11:56 am

3 Responses

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  1. What a wonderful tribute to your Dad.

    Joan

    June 1, 2021 at 5:44 am

  2. You were truly blessed to have your Dad!

    wendysquilting

    June 1, 2021 at 7:25 am

  3. A loving, lovely tribute.

    Judith Brill

    June 20, 2021 at 7:34 pm


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