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OPINION: Daughter’s earrings pierce dad’s perception

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By John Kelly

The Washington Post

Like a once-mighty citadel that, battered by years of wind and rain, starts to crumble — its stone foundations undermined, its cracked and fissured turrets toppling — I feel my paternal authority beginning to slip away.

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Against my express wishes, my daughter got her ears pierced.

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