Dear Son, Every Once In A While, Your Dad Becomes Weak And Does This Dear Son, it goes against my better judgement, and even embarrasses me that it happens, but every once in a while, all I can do is laugh. It is surely a sign of my weakness (12-sec vid). Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.