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My Seventh Father’s Day

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Published on: 2017.06.19

Yesterday was my seventh Father’s Day as a father. It is only now that I think of myself (instead of my own Dad) when I hear the words “Father’s Day”. I don’t care much for cards or gifts, but my children bought a card anyway, a Star Wars-themed one. It was cute. I might or[…]

Mother’s Day 2016

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Published on: 2016.05.08

My parents and their 18 descendants (plus three in-laws) (Copyright © 2015 by Wil C. Fry. Some rights reserved.)   One Mother’s Day a couple of decades ago, someone told me she felt left out — because she had wanted to be a mother but it had simply never happened for her. I did not[…]


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Published on: 2014.05.29

I went with MRB to Story Time (Harker Heights) today, for the first time in a while. Usually I stay home during those excursions, mainly because it’s a rare chance to be alone, so I’m able to do anything that needs concentration or non-interference. But this time I had nothing of priority on my plate[…]

Baby’s First Day Trip

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Published on: 2011.02.24

My wife and I had been planning for a while now to take Rebecca on a “test road trip”, since our daughter has mostly been a stay-at-home baby since her release from NICU. Background: Rebecca was born about seven weeks early, with an immature immune system and premature lungs, right at the start of RSV[…]

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