I think the hardest thing about being so, so far from family [especially when you're so, so close to them] is missing big milestones like these. I just want to take the day to wish my dad [who I endearingly call daddy and never 'dad'] a very happy 50th birthday!
To you, a very happy birthday.
Daddy, you are that key ingredient to all solutions.
The role model of my life.
Forcing me to challenge myself and stretch myself in uncomfortable ways to succeed.
Pushing me to try new things.
One of the top cooks in the family, easily.
The man who has done nothing but support us.
And I can't even show you how much I appreciate all that you do.
A very, very happy birthday to you, daddy.
I hope this year brings more warmth, happiness and love than all the other years combined.
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