Kids generally have a closer bond with their moms. Maybe because they were literally inside the womb for 9 months or because media has distorted our image of motherhood, kids and adolescents generally feel closer to mom. This may be why mothers are so revered and why Mother’s Day is generally a big day for most people.
However, the unsung heroes or the ones behind the scenes are usually the dads. They don’t get all the accolades or the affection but they certainly deserve every bit of it.
Here are some instances to prove why dads should never be forgotten.
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This dad clearly knows what he’s doing. He’s vacuuming, carrying a toddler on his back and also dealing with a very sleepy baby girl. Oh, and that beard requires some effort too.
Like father like son. This pair sleeps almost identical to each other. With their left arm covering their face and their right arm across their chest.
Taking care of one child is tough for any parent. Imagine dealing with twins by yourself!
This picture is absolutely adorable. This baby is holding onto his dad’s hand so gingerly. The size difference between their hands is absolutely heartwarming.
This father has two prosthetic legs but I’m sure that wouldn’t hinder his abilities as a father. Being a father is more than just playing catch with your son, it’s providing him or her with a goal, an image, a vision and a person to look up to.
There are very few things that are as adorable as a genuine laugh and smile from a baby. The huge smile accompanied with those beaming eyes make this a cute family photo.
Every morning this dad makes sure he gives his little boy a kiss before heading off to work. The way the little boy closes his eyes when he kisses his dad and how he holds onto his hands is just so cute.
This family photo is just too sweet. Although fathers are not the ones going through labor and the 9 months of pregnancy, they are present emotionally and spiritually to support their wives or girlfriends.
Before heading off to work in the morning, this father makes sure to snap a selfie with his son. This is because he wants to know that his son is smiling and happy at the beginning of every day.
Like father like sons. These two boys are all sprawled the same way as their dad is, and the facial resemblance between these three males is a pretty clear giveaway of their paternal relationship.
The tattoo on this man’s chest is for the first miscarriage that his wife went through. This image is to encapsulate all the sorrow, struggle, and heartache that this family had to endure.
The mother wasn’t able to lift the child high enough to reach his dad so a fellow soldier decided to help her out. This dad just had to give his son a kiss before heading off to war.