Essay on The Death Of Gary Movie

751 Words Oct 6th, 2015 4 Pages
The scene when Gary called his dad and asked him to stay with him really touched me. The reason it touched me so much is because I could feel the pain Gary was going through. I have been in Gary’s shoes many times before. My mom tried telling me just like Gary’s mom and I should’ve listened to her because it hurt very badly when I heard him basically say he didn’t want me in his life. The scene of when Gary went and destroyed his dad’s office also stood out to me for various reasons. One of the reasons being, how can a father do that to their own child. To make them feel that much pain and anger that it drove them to do something like that. All he wanted was to be loved by his father. Is that really too much to ask? I really like what Todd said in one of the scenes. He said, “You need a license to buy a dog, or drive a car. Hell, you need a license to catch a fish! But they 'll let any butt-reaming asshole be a father.” I like that quote because all it takes to mess up a kid is a bad parent and most of the times it’s the father. I’m not saying there aren’t bad moms out there because there is. Mostly though you see single moms and no father to love their child that the dad helped them create. The thing that is different with my dad from Gary’s is that Gary’s dad doesn’t want anything to do with him or Julie, my dad on the other hand wants to be in my sister and brother’s lives but not mine because of how close me and my mom are. Does that make any sense to you? It sure as…

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