Some men cry at the birth of their first child, the reading of their wedding vows, news that their in-laws are staying over for the weekend, that Obama won re-election, or when the TV breaks. But here is a real list that gets me every time..
Lent begins with dirty foreheads and ends with easter bunnies. But somewhere in between, for 40 days, people give up bad habits. Some people give up fast food. Some porn. Some soda. Some waxing their banals. And some people give up giving up shit - the latter being me! But this year, I've taking a stand and decided that it is time that i partake in this 'giving up' bullshit. So I thought long and hard and felt that, after being titled Father of the Year and Husband of the Year by my amazing wife, I thought it was only right that I give up these titles for Lent. I mean.. i cant be too picky now. It's not always about me.
With that in mind, here are 8 things that I will sacrifice for Lent: