Cat's in the Cradle: Critical Dimension Survey

Analyze the language at the end of the song. Answer these questions with full, complete answers.


  1. Do you think it's strange to have a father ask his son for permission to see him?

  1. Is having a new job and a sick child a good reason for not seeing your dad?

  1. Do you think that telling your dad a small lie, "It's been sure nice talking to dad..." is acceptable in your culture?