I was in tears as I read through this list, as I’m sure many grown daughters will be. Mothers – bookmark this list of rules and encourage your daughter’s daddy to read them, memorize them, and put them in to action. The door to the spare bedroom closed, was not unusual, since we often kept it closed, even when we had guests. She looked my way in astonishment and complete surprise.I slipped into the shower, not thinking about closing the door and not realizing anyone else was in the apartment. I quickly wrapped the towel around myself as she crossed her arms to cover her exposed breasts. Things happen.“I can see wat Marsha likes you,” Maria confessed.And, to all you Dads out there – be sure you pay close attention and heed these wise words. Hang out together for no other reason than just to be in each other’s presence. About Michael Michael Mitchell is an (almost) thirty-something dad who blogs daily tips and life lessons for dads of daughters at Be genuinely interested in the things that interest her.
She stepped backwards down the hall as I closed the bedroom door. Maria came out of the guest bedroom after a few minutes. Maria blushed.“Yea,” she replied, “I’ave got bobbies.”There was no denying the obvious.“And an ass and everything else,” I added, preferring a wink.As Marsha and I progressed to more serious dating habits, the cost to buy Maria off went up. Marsha and I moved to a small town about eight hours from her parents and younger sister, which was a relief for me.Finally I ended the bribery thing, announcing one evening that Marsha and I were getting married. I liked my in-laws, somewhat, but they could be obtusely intrusive. We’d see the family every six months or so, just to keep Marsha’s mother from bitching and complaining.I didn't’t think much else about her tease and decided to chalk it up to her youthful spirit.I didn't say anything to Marsha about our accidental cross-flashing.