Learning to be a father by letting go of my son…

3 years and 31 days ago, I made a decision that I swore I would never make. I dropped my firstborn son off at a state run program in a mental hospital, admitting to him and to the world that our family was no longer the best place for him, and that someone else was better equipped to meet his needs than my wife and I.

I institutionalized my son.......................

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"There but for the grace of God go I."