Sorry Dad, Flowers Don’t Fight Guns

November 19, 2015

When I left for Iraq the conversations with my six-year-old son and eight-year-old daughter were among the most difficult I’ve ever had. I still don’t think I handled it all correctly, but I tried to communicate the reality that I’m leaving them because I love them, that someone has to confront evil, and that if every dad who loves his kids stayed home, then we couldn’t defend our nation. They didn’t understand everything then, but they understand now. I truly hope that French father has a different, truthful conversation with his son when the cameras are off. Learning truth and wisdom is a process, and there’s no better time than the present to start. Read more at: http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/427192/sorry-dad-flowers-dont-fight-guns-david-french


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