There are some things that can only be done by desi dads. Talking with their kids in a formal manner, not lauding them for their achievements to keep them ‘humble’, not being overtly affectionate like mothers – these are just some things which are characteristic of most desi dads.
Another thing which is ‘peak desi dad behavior’ is pushing kids into joining civil services. The moment you graduate, it is highly possible that your father will push you into taking the UPSC exam and will boast about how respectable IAS, IPS and the IFS is, and rightly so.
Similarly, a woman from Pakistan took to Twitter to reveal how just two days after her marriage, her dad asked her and her husband to pursue CSS or Central Superior Services, as it is called there.
my father, two days after my marriage, to me and my husband: waise aap donon css kyun nahi karlete?
— Zainab Mubashir🌙 (@zainabmsheikh) January 5, 2022
Immediately, other desi kids online shared similar experiences and expressed how this reminded them of their dads!
My Abba gee suggesting my sis to do CSS after completing her PHD , when she is still serving as grade officer 😅🤣🤣😅🤣
— ESahresh (@ESahresh) January 5, 2022
this was my father in law after i cleared my second part 1 https://t.co/ZvhYsd31OA
— this heavy humanness (@elleoncoffee) January 5, 2022
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My baba the very next day after I got admission in MBBS :" Beta CSS ki tyaari start krdo."
Desi dads and their obsession with css! https://t.co/mpaO6hszMC
— Zara❤ (@HighOnChaye_) January 5, 2022
Ye hamaray Saath 10/10 har family gathering mei Hoga, I already know because meray Saath hota hai https://t.co/Uv8GU1ASuu
— WannabeJannati 🌈 (@Islamabaddiee) January 5, 2022
Desi fathers and their obsession with CSS. Argh!!
— Sana Mukarram (@Sana_MDK) January 5, 2022
Hahaha thats every father who has smart kids.
— Urooj Nisar (@urooj_nisar) January 5, 2022
🤣🤣🤣🤣 typical dad behaviour
— Amina (@aminakhalid25) January 5, 2022
That’s the most desi dad thing ever honestly…..
— Mustafa Rehman (@khelkeera) January 5, 2022
Honestly, desi dads can be so cute!