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Friday, August 31, 2007

Fathers Day 2007

Sunday September 2 is Fathers Day here in Australia.

My Dad passed away in 2001, followed a bit over 12 months later by his wife of
more than 40 years, my stepmother, they are resting together in a lovely
Rose Garden now.

The last photo of Dad and I together, a few months before his death.

On a happier note these are the four reasons my life is worthwhile,
sadly we are having some problems with a couple of members of my
favourite Daughters clan at the moment.
Brighter days ahead I'm sure.




I've been in more laps than a napkin.
Mae West







18 comments:

Jack K. said...

Good luck with the family.

Marcus said...

I love you Pop.

Lightning Bug's Butt said...

Wish I had a chance to meet him. He seems a decent fella.

JunieRose2005 said...

Peter,

I'm so sorry to hear of problems in your family. I hope they can be overcome in the near future!

...Thinking good thoughts for you all.


June

kenju said...

I am sorry you have problems too, Peter. Hope they will smooth out soon.

Puss-in-Boots said...

Those are lovely photos of your family, Peter, especially the one of you and your father.

Have a happy Fathers' Day tomorrow and I hope the family problems are sorted soon.

Cheers!

Cliff said...

Happy Fathers Day Peter, you and the kids looks so happy together. They sure make life worth giving it a try.
Sorry about the problems and I know time will eventually see it all worked out. I have a great deal of experience in that department. It can never be over soon enough.
Your Dad was quite a guy and apparently taught you well.

TLP said...

Happy Father's Day Pete!

Rabbit rabbit and good luck in September.

Lyn said...

Happy Dad's Day! We will be in touch.

Jeanette said...

Lovely Photo'S Peter,And I hope Vicki's family Problems are sorted out very quickly...Take care, Jan

Joy Des Jardins said...

Happy Father's Day to you Peter. I love that picture of you and your dad....and I really love the one of you and your four kids. With all your kidding around....I think you must be a pretty terrific dad Peter. Those family problems will all be ironed out....just like in any family. I see a lot of love in those kids of yours. You've done well Peter.

Walker said...

Happy Father's Day Peter

I hope all the problems get smoothed over soon and everyone is once again happy

Rachel said...

Happy Father's Day Peter!! You have a great looking family. I know you miss your Dad though. I sure miss mine!

I hope the problems sort themselves out soon!

OldHorsetailSnake said...

You obviously come from good stock. Peace and friendship, bro.

Miss Cellania said...

I know its probably Monday by now down there, but I hope you had a great Fathers Day!

Raggedy said...

Happy Fathers Day!
I will try to get back soon to catch up on all the posts I have missed over the past few months.
Huggles and Love,
Raggedy

Jamie Dawn said...

I hope your Father's Day was a goodie.

You had a good dad, and you are a good dad.
That's terrific!!

Gette said...

Nice to see your pics again. I love the Mae of the Day as well...