To the fathers who give freely of themselves: you're our heroes

Hans Mackenzie Main salutes all those dads who are raising their kids to the best of their abilities

09 June 2019 - 00:00 By Hans Mackenzie Main

I have three male friends with kids. I'm going to call them Father Christmas, Father Time and Daddy Cool.

Daddy Cool has two daughters: a six-year-old and a three-year-old. From our conversations, I know that the three-year-old loves animals, including insects, while at the same time finding pleasure in destroying them. I'm aware of the plight of the centipedes in Daddy Cool's yard during summer, as am I of a newly discovered - and soon-to-be extinct - species of frog...

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