She's Embarrassed When Daughter Introduces Stranger As Daddy. But The Stranger's Reply...Wow

Kids, they're always inadvertently embarrassing or rude. It's really not their fault, because most of them don't know any better when they're really young. Then you have airplanes, a place where personal space is merely a dream. Mix the two and you've got some fun times, if you're a parent. Recently, a mom was travelling with her daughter, Kate. She realizes that Kate can be somewhat overbearing for strangers because she just wants to talk to everyone. Well, for this mother's luck, someone was seated right next to Kate, but this particular person shows just what kindness really is. Continue reading below to see the story.

#1 "Dear 'Daddy' ..."

"Dear 'Daddy',

I don't know your name but Kate called you 'daddy' for the entire flight last week and you kindly never corrected her. In fact, you didn't even flinch as you could probably tell that she was not confusing you with her own 'daddy' but instead making a judgment regarding your level of 'safety' for her. If she calls you 'daddy' then you better believe she thinks you are alright.

I sat Kate in the middle seat knowing full well that there would be a stranger sitting next to her for the duration of this flight. I had to make a quick decision and based on her obsession with opening and closing the window shade I figured she might be less of a distraction if she sat in the middle. I watched the entire Temple basketball team board the plane and wondered if one of these giants might sit by Kate." "

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