Dad is the guy that holds you while you cry your eyes out after a boy dumps you and doesn’t mind you saying men are scum. Dad is the guy that takes his daughter canoeing because he enjoys the time alone with her.
Dad is the guy that takes the heat from Mom when you get greasy spending time with dad learning to over haul a old flat heat Ford engine. Dad is the guy that taught you how to plow a straight furrow across the field, set you to mowing hay when you were much younger than cousins and friends at school. Dad is the guy who was bragging about you when you were a middle aged man.
Dad was the guy who made the rounds to see if you needed something during deer season, always willing to go get a full thermos or a sandwich so you could stay on stand. Quick to go get the tractor and front loader to get your deer out of the woods.
Dad is the guy who worked his tail off to feed and clothe you, buy you a shot gun, rifle and the shells for them.
Dad is the person who fed your dog while you worked out of town then would comment it's your dog, I feed the dog, I shot the bird and the dog takes it to him.