“…And then, now here I am, living a happy and satisfactory life, surprisingly.”
Dad ended his flashback narration with those words, and for a short moment, I thought that he was boasting his achievements.
However, after knowing his back story and all, I thought he deserved to be proud of what he managed to gain this day. He earned everything, and to me, he deserved them.
“A… Ah, thank you so much for sharing me your story, U-u-uncle…!!” Iris bashfully replied as she nodded gratefully. I could tell that she was looking at Dad with eyes of admiration....