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The Importance of an Absent Father

How “no one” can change someone’s life

I only met my father when I was thirty-six years old. During childhood, the only thing I knew was that he was an architect, a former pilot of the Esquadrilha da Fumaça (Brazilian’s Blue Angels), and he had a notebook he never let go of:

source: personal files

In fairness, my mother didn’t tell him she got pregnant. She moved from Rio de…

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Juliano Righetto

Juliano Righetto

“We are nearsighted because we are brief.” Actor, Screenwriter, Author, Top Writer 2019 and 2020 on Quora in Portuguese with more than 26 million views.