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Happy Birthday Dad …
September 17, 2012, 6:10 am
Filed under: Comment

Today would have been your 74th birthday.

Seventy four.

Amazing.

You’d of said you didn’t want any fuss but secretly, we’d know you want some.

Not necessarily from friends and family, but from us – Mum and me – and you’d of got it because you were our everything.

But we can’t spoil you today, at least not in terms of cards and presents and hugs.

So we will bathe you in our thoughts and love, because even though you’re no longer here, you’ll always be here.

In our hearts and minds.

Feelings and thoughts.

Happy birthday my dear Dad, I wish you were here to spoil.


17 Comments so far
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happy birthday mr c.

campbell. you might be a planning bastard but youre a soft and lovely planning bastard. take care of yourself today and give your mum a kiss.

Comment by andy@cynic

That is a lovely dedication Robert.

Big hugs to you and your Mum.

Comment by Mary Bryant

Nice one Rob.

Comment by DH

You’ve only written this to make everyone be nice to you. But it’s sweet and your dad sounded cool so it’s all good.

Comment by Billy Whizz

Happy birthday to your father.
Best wishes to your mother and you.

Comment by Lee Hill

He would be proud how you turned out Rob. Except for the working in advertising bit. ; )

Comment by Bazza

Happy birthday Mr Campbell.

Comment by Pete

Thanks folks. He’d of loved the fuss.

Comment by Rob

Much love to you all.

Comment by Katerina

If my kids love Mary and me half as much as you love your parents, we will be very lucky. This is very sweet post Robert. I hope you and your Mum do OK today.

Comment by George

your wife beat you to it. as usual. slackass.

Comment by andy@cynic

it goes without saying, so did i.

oi campbell. note the distinct lack of swearing. i wouldnt do that for anyone and im not doing it for you. its for mr and mrs c all the way.

ps. bastard is not a swear word in my book so dont start getting picky.

Comment by andy@cynic

You’re a sweet, sweet man.
Big hugs to everyone.

Jemma x

Comment by Jemma King

it’s so sweet and full of love, it makes me cry.
all the best to you and your mum.

Comment by seb

Happy birthday Mr Campbell.

Comment by niko

hope you and mrs c have done ok today campbell.

Comment by andy@cynic

Slightly late to this, but hope you had as good a day as possible. Happy Birthday for yesterday Mr Campbell.

Comment by Rob Mortimer




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