The Dad Vault
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The Dad Vault

“Why don’t you hug me, Dad?”

Something we all need at any age

Photo by Kay on Unsplash

“How come we don’t do that?”

This question was asked by a 16-year-old boy, a friend of my son. He had just seen my son and I embrace after a church service and he asked that question of his dad.

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Vuyo Ngcakani

writer, husband for 26 years, father of 3, grandfather of 2