For Sunday: “You Are My Friend,” sung by Mister Rogers

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I think Mister Rogers was a modern saint. His television show – a gentle slowly-paced production, with puppets and people speaking quietly – was distinctly different from all the other children’s television shows of his time.

 

 

Fred Rogers wrote almost all of his own material. This song I still know by heart, and I will sing it at the drop of a hat.

 

 

But Mister Rogers sings it better:

 

 


 

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About Loren Williams
Gay, partnered, living in Providence, working at a local university. Loves: books, movies, TV. Comments and recriminations can be sent to futureworld@cox.net.

2 Responses to For Sunday: “You Are My Friend,” sung by Mister Rogers

  1. starproms says:

    I don’t know this Loren, but I know how much digging back into my childhood enjoyments, helps to bring back happiness. Keep digging 🙂

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