you do have kids you do grow up. People
did say that to me. I have just started
realising it now it changes the world -
way I and my family have been treated is
an absolute disgrace. At the end of the
day, I'm a nice person and loving husband
and father. I've been called a bad father,
I've been called a bad husband and my wife
has been called a bad mother. Things always
hurt that are said about my family, and
for people to call my wife a bad mother
is unbelievable. I'm a strong person, I'm
a strong family man, I'm a strong husband
and a strong father.
the past few months, I have become accustomed
to reading more and more ludicrous stories
about my private life. The simple truth
is that I am very happily married, have
a wonderful wife and two very special kids.
There is nothing that any third party can
do to change these facts.
meant. It was burnt into my heart then that
had to beg for work.
And then and there came the resolve that
I would cure that when I got to be a man.
I got from my aunt,
the great singer Rosemary Clooney, and from
who was a game
show host and news
anchor, was: don't wake up at seventy years
old sighing over what you should have tried.
Just do it, be willing to fail,
and at least you gave it a shot. That's
echoed for me all through the last few years.
become a father
is really sexy
being a dad.
Every single day of my life
is significantly better, because I'm a father.
I've got no complaints with my life at this
point in time.
fantastic and its changed
Its changed for the better in immeasurable
ways. Every single day of my life I get
40 or 50 extra chuckles that I never used
to get. Quite frankly, I dont know
really how I survived the days without them.
Certainly has made me more emotionally
I have a passion
for the play. My father
was a chess teacher,
and I learned
the play of him as a small child.
Occasionally I made another career;
but now I have again the possibility of
maintaining the passion of my early youth
just looking at new cars
now. Im looking at all different
types of cars. My dads
always been really into cars, so he s
like a sports
car fanatic, so well see. Im
a safe driver but when Im with my
dad I drive faster because he says go
faster, go faster and he always says
I was lacking some kind of support
and needed to be accepted or appreciated.
had not only left the family,
but he'd died,
so perhaps as a child