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Father's Day is not until Sunday, but Thursday's episode of Swamp People is all about dads.

Long estranged from his father, T-Roy has a heart-to-heart with his pops. As seen in the exclusive clip below, the two let bygones be bygones when his dad officially passes the torch to T-Roy in the form of his gator tags.

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"We don't really show our feelings too much with each other and I think that maybe this is a new beginning," T-Roy says.Meanwhile, with Chase caring for their dad Troy, who's out with a hernia, Jacob has to lead the gator hunt with his uncle Guy to ensure that the family stays on track for the season. Swamp People airs Thursdays at 10/9c on History.