Take your Dad on a “Mancursion” while you can

He only lives once

M.M. O'Keefe
Dec 31, 2018 · 5 min read
Are you ready for a father-son “Mancursion?” Photo by Oliver Sjöström on Unsplash

I’m waiting for my triple latte at a Starbucks in Portland, listening to middle-aged sisters share memories about a cruise they just took with their senior-citizen Mom. Their faces glow with the warmth of a Caribbean sunset.

I feel a surprising urge for a 37-year-old man with a wife, three children, a demanding job, an expensive…