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The Father's Day

The History of Father's Day
The origins of the celebration are American and it was inspired by the actions of a man named William Smart. He was a veteran of the US Civil War and his wife died giving birth to their sixth child. He raised six children alone without remarrying, which was undoubtedly unusual back in those days. His daughter, Sonora Dodd, realised when she was an adult what her father had sacrificed for his children. It was in the early 1900s and she was actually at church one day, listening to a sermon on Mother's Day. She thought there should also be a Father's Day celebration. And so the tradition was born, on the third Sunday every June, close to the anniversary of Sonora's father's death. Britain took the idea of Father's Day from the American celebration and it has been celebrated officially since the 1970s.

Father of a mountain,broadminded,the father of rivers to accommodate an umbrella for us so that we stay away from disater.Father of a vessel,carrying us,brave the wind and waves,love towards the harbor!

们避 为 父 容 关 父 远雨 我 爱 纳 怀 亲 离, 们 如 百 宽 如 灾使 遮 伞 川 广 山 难我 风 , , , , 。

? In G e rm a n , it is tra d itio n to d o a m a le s -o n ly h ik in g to u r w ith o n e o r m o re s m a lle r w a g o n s , p u lle d b y m a n p o w e r . In th e w a g o n s a re w in e o r b e e r a n d tra d itio n a l re g io n a l fo o d , v e g e ta b le s , e g g s , e tc . M a n y m e n w ill u s e th is h o lid a y to g e t v e ry d ru n k , to th e p o in t o f h a v in g g a n g s o f

F orm s of ce le bra tion a round the w orld

Father and son


faithful.(忠实的/可信的) ) always there.(一直在) trustworthy.(值得信赖) Honoring.(尊敬/荣誉) Ever-loving.(永远爱你的) Righteous. (很好/很对)

How people celebrate Father's Day?
? most people would buy their fathers a card. The card would probably have a nice message in it saying what a great Dad their father is. Some people do buy presents as well. ? Popular gifts for Dads are probably ties, chocolates or socks because these are things that Dads can always use even if they don't want them. In the run-up to Father's Day, or indeed Mother's Day, there will be adverts on the TV giving us ideas of CDs or gadgets we can buy. Card shops will be full of mugs or pens and similar merchandise with 'World's Greatest Dad' written on them. ? Some families might do things together to celebrate Father's Day like going for a meal. As a special treat, British people might give their Dad a bit of a rest – make him a cup of tea, or even wash his car and mow the lawn to make him feel really appreciated.

Maybe you can give songs
? ? ? ? ? Dance With My Father Father And Daughter Father's Day Papa, Can You Hear Me ? Best Father's Day Songs

1)“It doesn‘t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.” -- Anne Sexton 爸爸是什么样的

人并不重要,重 要的是我心目的爸爸是什么样的人。—安妮-赛克顿
2)“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father‘s protection.” -- Sigmund Freud 我想象不出还 有什么比父亲的保护更让一个孩子渴求得强烈。—西格蒙特-佛洛依德 3)“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” -English Proverb 1个爸爸比100个校长还顶用。—英国谚语

4)"A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. -Marlene Dietrich 一 个认识到自己不称职的国王,可以委托授权或干脆放弃。一个父亲却被无 选择。—玛莲娜-迪特里希

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