“For you’ve been a real dad to me in all the things we’ve been through,” the verse continued. “Although we’re not tied by bloodlines, the love and trust you’ve given me is a precious gift, day after day, and that’s what counts as a Real Dad to me. So can we make it official.”
As he read the sweet message, Blake’s face broke out into a smile. However, it soon became clear that his grin was hiding a deeper feeling. Because, as he went to say thank you to his stepson, his voice cracked with emotion.