He probably doesn’t know how to use his cell phone
Some dads have the latest cell phones and have no idea how to unlock them. Others are more pragmatic and keep using the good old Nokia Abou Lamba.
He HATES social media
Your dad blames social media when something is going wrong in your life. And yes, you’ve been coughing for a few weeks because of WhatsApp.
He bargains a lot
He can get you anything for half the price.
He can fix anything
Your Lebanese dad is an all-in-one technician, plumber, and mechanic.
Arak is his best friend
He cannot eat mezza without drinking Arak. Admit it, Arak tastes better when you’re drinking it with your Lebanese dad.
The famous “chou esmo”
“Jeble/jibile l chou esmo yalli mahtout 3al chou esmo hadd l chou esmo.” Go figure out what that chou esmo is. Good luck.
He wants what’s best for you
If you’re a girl, you’ll forever be his little princess. If you’re a guy, you’re his hero. Your dad would do anything to make you happy. Lebanese dads are the best!
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