Memories of My Father by Henry F. Dickens

Cover of: Memories of My Father | Henry F. Dickens

Published by Minerva Group Inc .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9780050M
ISBN 101591070805
ISBN 109781591070801
OCLC/WorldCa228051685

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This Father’s Day, I will think of him, but I won’t cry, and I will be happy. Happy that I had 31 years with a father who was present, trustworthy, witty, and fun. A father who loved my mother, and with her, showed my brother and me what marriage really looks like.

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My daddy was God, Who knew all things. And better than Santa, With the gifts he'd bring. I knew his voice Before I could speak. And loved it when He would sing me to sleep. He changed my diapers And sat up all night When my body was weak And I'd put up a fight.

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Educated at Cambridge and at Princeton, from which he graduated summa cum laude, he is Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine, where he was the Director of the Graduate Fiction Program from to   My dad passed away three years ago, but one of my favorite memories is on weekends, my dad and I would go exploring and feed the animals on his farm, and he would give me piggyback rides.

He would also teach me things about his business. He was a very supportive father – I miss him. Barbara. I have a lot of great memories of my Dad. The complete review's Review.

In this novel son Chris recounts his Memories of My Father Watching book's opening sets the scene: The defining childhood memory of my father is of a man (but not just a man, of course; it is my father-- young, handsome, capable!) reclined on a dingy couch watching T.V.

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