Danie Toerien
2 minute read
16 Nov 2021
6:00 am

A dapper and dandy daddy…

Danie Toerien

One of the toughest, if not the toughest job in the world, is being a father.

One of the toughest, if not the toughest job in the world, is being a father. It requires courage, diligence, bravery, compassion, loyalty and dignity. Most of all, it requires one to lose all fear of the unknown, because becoming a father for the first time, is taking a step – no, a giant leap – into the unknown. I remember when little Miss Tantrum was born more than a quarter of a century ago. She was a little angel. She lay in her hospital cot for three days, tranquil as the night sky, her eyes sparkling like stars. She...