10 commandments for dating my daughter doug giles
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Now, I know that this is Townhall, and what you find there is often ridiculously conservative, hysterical, and backward. But you and I both know that behind Giles' over-the-top man rant lies the truth that he believes his daughter is his property.
E.; wealthy detective Harry Rule in the 1970s series The Protectors; Morgan Wendell in the 1978–79 mini series Centennial; formidable General Hunt Stockwell in the fifth season of the 1980s series The A-Team; and grifter and card sharp Albert Stroller in the British television drama series Hustle (2004–2012), for all but one of its 48 episodes.
Gwynn in The Young Philadelphians, which earned him a 1960 Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
It's not his daughter's choice to be touched or not. And if any young man disobeys, he will resort to violence.
And again, Giles makes it clear that he is all-too willing to resort to violence over any slight done him by any young man his daughter might want to date--because she's not an independent woman with a mind of her own whose dating choices ought to be respected.