*He can't help his current grin, nor the sudden hug.* I'm sorry if this is awkward, but can I say how proud I am of you? How happy I am to have met you? Having a proud father isn't too embarrassing, I hope.
*She kind of freezes at first, not really expecting the hug, but returns it after a moment. It /is/ her dad, after all. How could she not?* Kinda awkward, but yeah. And of course not. Not too much, at least.