Cats in the Cradle is not new song, but it still wins the hears of many people today.
It talks about the relationship between the father and his son. It often happens when they want to spend some time together but one of them is busy.
Are you busy?
Do you spend time with your children, with your parents?
When you were younger, did your parents have time to play with you?
Promises, excuses, and a lot of different topics to talk about after listening to this song.
What other questions do you want to ask after listening to Cats in the Cradle?
After adding this post, I decided to phone to my dad.
I spend time with parents. Sometimes I have more fun with my mom, sometimes I have more fun with my dad.
When I was a kid, my dad had a shift work. So, often he had little time to spend with my brother and me. When I had time to play, he was at work. When he had time for us, we were at school, or we slept. But, he was a soccer referee. I remember that almost every Sunday he took me to soccer matches. Of course I didn’t spend time with him because he was busy on a soccer field; instead I spent time with his friends. Maybe this is a reason why I like soccer now. I know about this sport everything, I know its rules, its good and bad sides. And it’s unusual for many women in my country. Now I love watching soccer with my dad. According to my mom we talk in a foreign language when we watch soccer matches. She always leaves us alone, and spends this time in another room.
My dad is my hero when I have problems with my car. He is the first person I phone when my car doesn’t behave correctly. But sometimes I must confess I’m too busy for him. Sometimes when he calls I tell him that I can’t talk, or that I will not be able to come to visit him, to help him. I always feel guilty when he needs me and I don’t find time for him. However, I always try to recompense him for my absence and no-time for him.