Wednesday 20 September 2017

David Robbins: My daughter - the bottomless well of questions

David Robbins

As the father of a now six-year-old daughter, there are times when I hanker for the old days of when she was, say, 18 months old and life was simpler.

Back then, the job of a dad was straightforward: feed, cuddle and change nappies. Bathe occasionally. Throw in the air from time to time. Read bedtime stories. Ahh, the Mister Men years.

These days, parenthood feels a bit like trying to wing it while being interviewed by Seán O'Rourke on the News At One.

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