Quoting SailorJerry:" Not to pry, but what happened to him? I grew up without either parent, was raised by my grandmother ... [snip!] ... by my grandmother so I guess I relate in a way to feeling somewhat abandoned even though I'm "grown up" now, still hurts."
Quoting Bubba Monster's Mommy:" I lost my dad almost 6 years ago. And recently I think about how he missed my graduation, my son, my ... [snip!] ... and I see so much of my dad in him. I know how spoiled and loved he would've been by my dad. I'm sorry I'm rambling. Lol."