Reaction of father on daughter dating
If your bf/gf refuses to meet with your parents, that’s a sure sign he/she is not respectful to you or your parents.Sometimes parents’ expectations for whom you should date can be too high, but often your expectations are too low.While the role of overprotective father is not a new one, it is a tired concept that needs to just die, already.Aside from the assumption that my daughter (yes, I also have daughters) is incapable of good judgment and protecting herself and her standards, this ridiculous concept imagines my sons likewise incapable of the same good judgment and standards. Because here's the thing — thoughts are not equal to actions.Dawson has been speaking to and in support of teenagers and young adults for over 40 years. The purpose of the blogs are to provide help through the content, stories, and struggles of others.If you are looking for immediate help please click on an option above.
They just want you to be protected from bad consequences which could affect the rest of your life. They have fears of unwanted pregnancy, date rape, drug use, physical abuse, or simply having their children get a needless and unnecessary broken heart.The more people I talked to, nobody wanted us together. Chances are, your parents have more wisdom than you do and it’s a good idea to take their advice. It only shows them you are too immature to be in the relationship they are so worried about.The best thing you can do is to sit down with your parents and calmly, with great respect, ask what it is they don’t like about your bf/gf and what you can do to lessen their fears and objections. They will appreciate your desire to learn from their wisdom and respect their point of view.“Whatever you do to my daughter, I will do to you.” The original article came out on a Fox News affiliate in Orlando, and was dubbed “hilarious.” The full story is that both families were at the photo shoot and it was intended to be a joke, okay'ed by everyone involved.Therein, I'm not trying to judge this particular story, more use it as an example of the old-fashioned norms in which we continue to mindlessly participate.