“Being a dad has its up and downs. Moments that make you proud, and moments that leave you absolutely speechless.
My family (wife, mom, Dad, brother, and sister) and I were watching the Steelers playing the Broncos a few years ago. Big Ben throws a late game interception. Everyone is shocked and mad. I go, ‘Awwwww crap.’
My 3-year-old daughter, in her little Steelers jersey, turns to me, and in the loudest voice she could muster, says, ‘Daddy, what the fuck?!’
You could have heard a pin drop in that room. My jaw hits the floor. Everyone is now staring at me. I am mortified because she said it, but proud because she used it at the right time, and in the right context. To this day, we chalk up her hearing that word and repeating it to her uncle Denny.”
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