For dating my daughter
It was the inspiration for the ABC show 8 Simple Rules, starring the late John Ritter.Though John’s tragic death ultimately spelled the end of the series, the show still plays in 30 markets world-wide and is often on cable networks in the USA.
Or maybe you've got a little girl, and are trying to figure out how to prevent her from becoming a teenager.
As a new boyfriend, you'd rather get your skull drilled than meet your date's old man for the first time, yet meet him you did.
You'd throw your shoulders back and wipe your clammy paw against your sweater in anticipation of his too-firm handshake.
"Nothing encourages a little healthy reflection and self-assessment like having a kid.
The cartoonist Mike Dawson has two, and in recent years he's been publishing searching, honest short comics about the doubts and worries that parenting provokes.