Mackay: Fatherly advice as we celebrate dads

  • by: HARVEY MACKAY
  • Updated: June 6, 2013 - 10:30 PM

There was a little boy with a bad temper. His father gave him a bag of nails and told him, every time he lost his temper, to hammer a nail in the back fence. The first week the boy had driven 37 nails into the fence. It gradually dwindled down as he discovered it was easier to hold his temper than to drive those nails into the fence.

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