Consider the trees

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  1. Drifterwood

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    Branches might seem so far apart, but they have and need the same roots. :smile:
     
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    Their life rises in sap and should the inner bark be broken, the tree will die no matter how strong the core :chinese:.
     
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    Protect your inner bark :smile:
     
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    I know it's bigger than that.
     
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    Leaf, root, bark ... all are conjoined as Tree Living as Tree.
    No leaf is an island, entire of itself; every leaf is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.
     
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    My inner bark often gets muffled by a sturdy trunk :smile:
     
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    Was it Baba Wawa who asked Katherine Hepburn, "What kind of tree would you be"?
     
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    Some may think we're talking compost dearest Rubi :smile:
     
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    "A tree that may in Summer wear
    A nest of robins in her hair..."

    Bleeding birds! *shakes her hair*
     
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    Idolatry.
     
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    Waste, mulch, compost ... they too have their station.
     
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    You mean St. Pancreas?
     
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    I think that I shall never see a billboard lovely as a tree.

    Perhaps, unless the billboards fall, I'll never see a tree at all.
     
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    i never knew before...
    ...a tree to wear a girdle...
    ... and die gracefully...

    DIE TREES DIE
     
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    Har har har! :biggrin1:

    Have you seen it since the refurbishment though? very smart, so it is.....
     
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    Don't be afraid to go out on a limb... that's where the fruit is.
     
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    ^^^ Talk about concise.
     
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