One thing that comes to mind when I think about my father is this: He would always ensure that when it came to dealing with a woman, that I would always heed the words of a classic Temptations song (which my dad loved along with the group), Treat Her Like A Lady – open the car door for her, be a gentleman. When my dad chauffeured me & my date to the ROTC Military Ball and my Junior/Senior Prom, he ensured that I went to her front door to pick her up, and as we walked to the car, to open the car door for her & close the door when she was secured in the car. He taught me that woman is special and should be treated as such. Ever since that day, I have always did what I could to treat a woman like a lady.
I lost my father in September 2012 (he passed when he was 60 years old to congestive heart failure). His love for singing and music kept me out of a lot of trouble. It’s evident when you look at some of my YouTube videos. He served 24 years in the military and I followed in his footsteps and serve 4 years. Although he’s not with me physically, his spirit will always live on in my heart.
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Eduardo Quintana makes a living as a Restaurant Manager but is an accomplished writer, speaker and blogger.
Eduardo began writing in 2015 and he founded manlytraining.com soon after that. Manly Training was launched as a community for Pastors, Church Leaders, bloggers, and TV/Radio host rock stars, Manly Training is a quickly growing collective of go-getters from all around the world who understand the importance of Training Men according to God's design.
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"Hi, my name is Eduardo Quintana. I'm a Christian author, a speaker and a blogger living in San Antonio TX. I've worked with groups of all shapes and sizes so contact me if you'd like to work together to see families restored to God's plan and purpose!