Well, what about girls in the family? Do they miss their absent fathers as well? If so, are they able to forgive them later on for not being there?
The Daddy was reading an on-line magazine called The Black Voice; and he came across an article about Ledisi, an artist who, like Barack, also missed her absent father when she was growing up. Fortunately, she was able to forgive him and became a better person for it. This is a wonderful Father Day story. Check it out:
Ledisi: Free After Finding Father & Forgiving Him
He didn't call for months and by this time, I had moved to New York City. I was giving up on the music business and took a chance on Broadway. I was cast to star in a phenomenal show about change, 'Caroline, Or Change.' Little did I know that it was about to happen to me.
For the rest of the story, click here.
Was your father absent a lot when you were growing up? If so, were you able to forgive him?Ledisi