The Real Father’s Day

Unto every father hath been enjoined the instruction of his son and daughter in the art of reading and writing and in all that hath been laid down in the Holy Tablet.
(Baha’u’llah, The Kitab-i-Aqdas, p. 37)

Today my little Juliet turned 5! Today, I walked up the hill holding her little hand on the way to school for her first day of kindergarten, and her older sister’s hand on her way to becoming a proud first grader! With two bouquets of flowers for the teachers, the girls left one phase of childhood and entered another — ever more exciting and fascinating. Today, for me at least, is the real Father’s Day!

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