Like the commemoration of all celebrations in the world, Father's Day has its genesis in an idea of one or more people and a specific context. In 1910, a woman from the state of Washington, who was raised by her father along with five brothers, proposes the day of her father's birthday "June 5", to pay tribute to this figure, as a tribute to the dedication, love and care provided to their children; it is until 1924 when President Calvin Coolidge declares it a national celebration, spending seventy-two years to become nationalized (1996), being in the presidency Lyndon Johnson, who was in charge of it being stipulated in the national anniversaries for the third Sunday of June.
I resort to epistolary writing, because many times, I cannot verbally express so many memories minted in thought, which I consider necessary for you to know. Time goes by so quickly, in the blink of an eye you, my little children, left the nest and began your own flight; that is the wheel of life, my grandchildren are in this continuous process of development and one day they will also begin their journey away from home...
It is an honor for your servant to write about the last event where I presented the paper: "How to promote reading in secondary school students" in the "2nd. Virtual Book Fair Argentina” to which I was invited by the Mexican cultural promoter, poet and writer Ana Laura García Solache, along with a magnificent team of collaborators.
Meetings between equals were necessary to reach points of convergence and legally establish their insertion in the world. Previously, they were asked to write their papers to present to the congress. The person who presided over the assembly, arrived dressed with a toga and a mallet in hand, as a symbol of authority. A thud is heard on the wooden desk and silence invades the room. His voice rose to reach the ears of all the attendees and the clerk prepared to take the pertinent notes.
Petates are a symbol of resilience and strength. They have been used by people who have faced many challenges and continue to be used by people who are struggling to survive. The petate is a reminder that even in the most difficult times, there is always hope.