Today is the third Sunday of June. On this very day Father’s Day is celebrated in many countries. A remarkable holiday which appeared more than one hundred years ago thanks to a woman named Sonora Smart Dodd. During celebration of Mother’s Day this parishioner of a church reminded of her father as well. He brought her and five more children who had lost the mother’s care.
In honor of this male devotion and care comparable to the mother’s a new holiday was introduced. This day appeared as expression of love and gratitude which the daughter devoted to her father. Perhaps, not all the families can be proud of their fathers nowadays. But this holiday is a reminder both to children and parents about the standard of father’s love and devotion for which one needs to strive. Continue reading