She has lots of stories including "her coat of many colors", lots of followers, donates alot of money including vaccine research, writes some amazing songs, seems non judgemental, etc.....lol. What more could we ask for?Have never found a great deal of depth to Dolly Parton but it could be I have never listened closely enough.
I actually maintain that ALL cultures are, at their heart, story-telling cultures. Humans are a story-telling species, it is in story that we find meaning.They all tend to be story-telling cultures.
While there is one Gospel reference to Jesus being a carpenter, I doubt we could have guessed his occupation by what we know of his vocation.Just responded to the most fascinating question. "So, back in the day, Jesus was a carpenter. What modern-day job would he have now instead?" (forgive the awkward phrasing; not mine).