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April 30, 2013

HUNTER: Father forgets by W. Livingston Larned

Sometimes parents need to just be mom and dad

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SELLERSBURG — What does this have to do with sports?

Take a moment and ask yourself as a parent how you react to your children when they are playing athletics.

There is nothing, nothing wrong with expecting for them to be as good as they can be, to work hard and to listen to their coaches. But sometimes we just need to be mom and dad.

Perry Hunter is a Henryville High School teacher and a former coach of the school’s boys’ basketball team. You can visit his blog at coachperryhunter.blogspot.com.

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