We think that when people are sad, the best thing to do is cheer them up. Often, what they need is simply our presence and an affirmation of their pain.
None of the other Emotions really understand what Sadness's role is.
Sadness would love to be more optimistic and helpful in keeping Riley happy, but she finds it so hard to be positive. Sometimes it seems like the best thing to do is just lie on the floor and have a good cry.
- John 11:25-38
- Hebrews 4:14-15
- Luke 7:11-13
- Psalm 30:11-12
- Psalm 90:14-16