Dear Sesame Street

1978

Dear Sesame Street,

I am 3.

I am autistic.

When I grow up, I will be an autistic adult.

I wonder what you think of me.

Do you like me just the way I am?

People trust you, Sesame Street.

Can I trust you?

Your friend,

Ingrid

[Image: Young girl of preschool age with her hair pulled back, wearing a red long sleeved turtleneck and green pants, smiling and holding a Sesame Street character, with a panel wall background]