Threads are sons, daughters, sisters, brothers, friends, roommates, mates, and dates. We’re piecing life together, mending the torn places, patching the holes & ironing things out. Every aspect of who we are hinges on one thing: relationships. We want to use our time to make a difference in this world.
Mr. Rogers had friends come by who struggled with difficult issues like divorce, physical disability, and even race. He didn’t create an alternate universe by which he could escape reality. He lived in a house and told kids when make believe was happening. He used fairy stories to smuggle truth.