father http://kalw.org en Youth Radio: Learning to accept my father, flaws and all http://kalw.org/post/youth-radio-learning-accept-my-father-flaws-and-all <p><br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><em>Editor's note: The author's last name has been withheld for privacy reasons.</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When I was nine, my father started coming home late at night. He would walk through the door like nothing was wrong. But I knew something was. My mother would shout uncontrollably at him, and even threaten divorce. But these were empty words - my mother couldn’t afford to get a divorce, nor was it socially acceptable in Chinese culture.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 01:49:00 +0000 Scott L. 44388 at http://kalw.org Youth Radio: Learning to accept my father, flaws and all