Apr 24, 2012

Men &Trees

There is a great affinity between trees and men. We grow at much the same pace, if we are not hurt or starved or cut down. In our youth we are respledent creatures, and in our declining years we stoop a little, we remember, we stretch our brittle limbs inthe sun, and then, with a sigh, we shed our last leaves...

- taken from The Kitemaker
(Friends in Small places by Ruskin Bond)

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