Most young boys admire and look up to their father as they are growing up. I was no different. I wanted to be just like my father. Grow up to be strong, smart, funny, kind, loving, honest, hard working, a farmer, and many other things just like my father as I got older. As a little boy, a teenager, a young man, and even today, I look to my father as one to emulate. I know that I was extremely blessed to have the loving, kind parents that mentored me. We all need mentors in our lives. Whether it be…Log in or Register to save this content for later.