Seeing your little girl grow up and one day leading her down the aisle is a momentous occasion for any dad! Even if they love their future son-in-law, saying goodbye to their daughter as she begins married life is a tough call, even if it's also a joyous moment...
After months of preparation, the day arrives and just seeing your daughter in her wedding dress is often enough for the tears to well up.
In honor of all dads who have had to say 'goodbye' to their 'little girl', here is a touching selection of photos, proving that nothing beats a dad's love for his daughter!
1. Floods of tears
2. A very close bond
4. Whether to laugh or cry... Or both!
5. Enough to leave everyone in tears!
7. Holding back the tears
8. One final kiss
10. You'll always be my little girl...
11. When it finally sinks in...
12. He's not letting go!
13. One emotional and proud dad!
15. When he wipes his eyes with the first thing he finds!
16. His glasses steamed up
17. A little tear
18. Tears of joy