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How can I teach my son to be a man when I'm not a man?

There is an ongoing debate that happens every year near father’s day.  Some women like and appreciate being acknowledged on father’s day while others balk at the idea, and assert that they are mothers and want to be recognized as such.  Some women feel that because they took on the sole responsibility of parenting their children without the help of their children’s father that they acted as both mom and dad.  Yet other women feel that being a single mom does not qualify them as mom and dad.  I would fall in the latter of the two.  I raised my sons as a single mom for a great part of their childhood.

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