Think of it as an entertaining way to take inventory of your (or your dad's) life. As it turns out, becoming a father is the permission slip every guy is waiting for. Like some kind of embarrassing magic, they're instantly emboldened to do the countless weird things that they've always wanted to do. Pro-tip: fill it out this prompted journal by Brass Monkey for your own dad before you give it to them. They'll be so proud of you.