Subscriber Account active since. There's a weird stereotype when daughters start dating of the dad waiting by the door with a shotgun, joking about how he'll somehow maim her date if they usually he do anything that the dad deems disrespectful. This stereotype has morphed itself in the internet age to memes about the "rules" for dating my daughter. But one dad took a more empowering and feminist approach to this, and his post is going viral. You will respect them, and if you don't, I promise they won't need my help putting you back in your place.
A Christian Father’s Rules for Dating My Daughter
Dad Shared Rules for Dating His Daughters With a Feminist Twist
I spotted a photo in my newsfeed yesterday of the T-shirt a feminist father made to explain his expectations to anyone interested in dating his daughter. I believe a dad has a moral obligation to protect his children from harm, to prepare them for life, and to provide wise counsel along the way — all of which calls for a hands-on approach to parenting. GOD makes the rules. And His way is better than anything we could dream up. But I do expect them to have hearts on fire for Jesus. I want them to love my daughters with an enduring, committed, self-sacrificing love. What sort of rules or guidelines have you set for your sons and daughters when it comes to dating?
THE AGE OF DISSONANCE; 8 Rules for Dating My Dad
The other one that has the same effect of stopping you in your tracks: Boyfriend. She would like permission to start dating. Insert heavy sigh here.
ON my recent visit to his new apartment in Great Neck, N. He had only a cellphone, and could not reach the number. I was appalled. But then he explained that after a good year marriage to my mother, who died last August, he is yearning to repeat the experience.