Dad Did You
DAD DID YOU?
Did you ever make me dinner or put me to bed at night
Or throw away my worries by holding me tight
Did you ever take me to school or watch me in a Christmas play
Or be my Santa Claus on that very special day
Did you ever play the adult, so that i could be the child
or stay at home with me to sacrifice your nightly pint of mild
Did you ever set a good example of how a father should be
Or ever say just once how much you loved me
Did you ever know what grade i got in my university exam
Or understand my pain when I found out my marriage was a ...