February 1, 2013
cumaeansibyl:

suicideblonde:

Today would have been Mr Rogers’ 84th birthday.  Thanks for showing me how to rock a cardigan and always been a kind neighbor.  

true story:
one time some dudes stole mr. rogers’s car, and it got into the news, like you’d expect
the next day the car was back where he’d left it with a note that said “we’re so sorry, we never would’ve taken it if we’d known it was yours”
I like to think they recognized this as a sign from god and turned their lives around
another true story: mr. rogers lobbied in favor of vcrs back when the tv and movie industries were against them, because he wanted families to be able to record shows and watch them together
he was always, always thinking about children, letting them know it’s okay to be sad or scared or mad and how to deal with it, letting them know there’s at least one person in the world who loves them just the way they are
and no matter who you were, no matter why you crossed his path, he wanted to know about your life and understand you and be your friend
I believe he is a for-real saint and I wish I could be more like him but it’s okay, I know he loves me just the way I am

Another true story: one time he received a letter from a blind girl who mentioned that she gets nervous sometimes that he’d forget to feed the fish.  From that moment on, he made some comment outloud about how he was feeding the fish so she and any other blind viewers would know that he hadn’t forgotten. 

cumaeansibyl:

suicideblonde:

Today would have been Mr Rogers’ 84th birthday.  Thanks for showing me how to rock a cardigan and always been a kind neighbor.  

true story:

one time some dudes stole mr. rogers’s car, and it got into the news, like you’d expect

the next day the car was back where he’d left it with a note that said “we’re so sorry, we never would’ve taken it if we’d known it was yours”

I like to think they recognized this as a sign from god and turned their lives around

another true story: mr. rogers lobbied in favor of vcrs back when the tv and movie industries were against them, because he wanted families to be able to record shows and watch them together

he was always, always thinking about children, letting them know it’s okay to be sad or scared or mad and how to deal with it, letting them know there’s at least one person in the world who loves them just the way they are

and no matter who you were, no matter why you crossed his path, he wanted to know about your life and understand you and be your friend

I believe he is a for-real saint and I wish I could be more like him but it’s okay, I know he loves me just the way I am

Another true story: one time he received a letter from a blind girl who mentioned that she gets nervous sometimes that he’d forget to feed the fish.  From that moment on, he made some comment outloud about how he was feeding the fish so she and any other blind viewers would know that he hadn’t forgotten. 

(via teensniper)

  1. fuck-money reblogged this from fuck-money
  2. picturemylifeinfullview reblogged this from melodramatic-cat-lady
  3. rocillito reblogged this from fosteringmeyer
  4. kittydiana reblogged this from thedigitalmonster
  5. thedigitalmonster reblogged this from sincerelyshannonmary
  6. semthehalfmoon reblogged this from deborahcastellano and added:
    Rest in peace old friend.
  7. ethaneatsyourface reblogged this from liquidfire
  8. sincerelyshannonmary reblogged this from liquidfire
  9. liquidfire reblogged this from generalcoconut
  10. daniphantomblr reblogged this from frostbackcat
  11. flyingvixenkira reblogged this from dont-touch-lola
  12. haaiilleey reblogged this from laughpaintshopwonder
  13. darko00 reblogged this from lorazoronicktrance
  14. savewillgraham reblogged this from xgalevey
  15. karina-perez reblogged this from manda-mo-money
  16. kenziefrenzy29 reblogged this from manda-mo-money
  17. jessbecauseisaidso reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  18. bbbbri reblogged this from manda-mo-money
  19. nicestbitchyouknow reblogged this from causeimamerican
  20. nycisinmyblood reblogged this from magicalmashaba
  21. manda-mo-money reblogged this from alyssa-removing-pounds
  22. alyssa-removing-pounds reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  23. the-princesseilonwy reblogged this from hottopicguy
  24. ifyouhavethechance reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  25. hottopicguy reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  26. brainontheceiling reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  27. castiel-is-his-gay-thing reblogged this from themerrymaidenofasgard
  28. themerrymaidenofasgard reblogged this from bolandoando
  29. bolandoando reblogged this from natalie-portwoman
  30. natalie-portwoman reblogged this from killerweasel