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    Would 'son' be capitalized in the following sentence (father speaking to his son)?

    "I only want the best for you, Son."

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    Default Re: Capitalization

    I think not. "Son" is not a proper noun(names of a particular person, thing or place) therefore it shouldn't be capitalized.

    "I only want the best for you, son."




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