This young exec didn’t really enjoy coming back to visit his parents hometown for a good reason.
His busy workload was one. But the bigger issue was facing his surly father.
Coming home meant dealing with a man, who spoke very little, but when he did, it was never anything nice.
The little jabs at his career left him feeling disheartened, unloved.
Mum told him that it was because they were too much alike. So he looked closer.
And then he realised mum was right. Dad loved in his very secret way. So he responded.