What's Daddy's responsibility?
It is back to school, and in the last-minute hustle and bustle, we are asking who really holds the responsibilities. What is the man's responsibilities for back to school?
• The man is the head of the family and, hence, he oversees the activities in the home. Most men give this responsibility to the women, which I believe is fine, but I believe he must be supportive and inclusive all the way.
- T. R., 35
• He must be involved in everything. He needs to provide money, school fee, books and uniform. Mommy should do minor stuff if she so desires.
- V. R., 25
n The man should provide the money and the emotional support.
- C. B., 29
n His responsibility is to drop off the wife and pick her up when she's finished buying.
- D. C., 40
n A man's role is to make sure that back-to-school needs are done in a timely manner and all the child's needs are met.
- L. R., 29
n Why is there a separation of the roles? There should be no separation.
- N. J., 32
n Mostly financial for even the men that are in the home, school fees, books and/or uniforms.
- T. L., 40
n Buy everything; pay everything.
- M. B., 29
n The expense must be shared equally.
- K. W., 29
n Get boys haircut. That's what most people would say, but my Larry does it all.
- A. L., 36