The kids are out of school, Mom is out of get-up-and-go, dad is out of work.
"My dad would rather drink beer with my college friends than have a steak dinner," he told Matt Lauer.
I guess God wants my dad to spend the rest of his life being alone.
recorded from c.1500, but probably much older, from child's speech, nearly universal and probably prehistoric (cf. Welsh tad, Irish daid, Czech, Latin, Greek tata, Lithuanian tete, Sanskrit tatah, all of the same meaning).