Meek Mill took time out of his busy schedule to pen a heart felt letter about what Father’s Day means to him. Meek doesn’t really open up about his personal life, unless it’s about the pits and valleys of Philly street life, but he took the time to write a letter for everyone who is a father and give his first-hand experience of what it’s been like.

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Before I leave, I always explain to him that everything I do, I do for him. All the shows, all the nights in the studio, I do with my son in mind.

Read more from the letter below…

As a father, now I get to give my son the life I never had. Being able to give him anything he wants is one of the best feelings in the world—but it’s also scary. When you see how much one person can trust you, look up to you, and depend on you, the last thing you want to do is disappoint them. The fact that no one can teach you how to be a father means you are always learning on the job. I love my son with all my heart, and I would do anything for him. It’s a crazy feeling knowing that I will help him become a great man.

Check out the rest of the letter over at TIME.