Monday, February 20, 2012

Saying Goodbye To The Tree

It was at least forty years old.  During recent high winds a top branch snapped off and ripped into the second story balcony of our home.  The tree's jagged, torn branch served as a stark reminder of that terrifying night when the winds roared down our canyon.
Today tree trimmers cut down the tree.  While it's a relief to know that should the winds reach that speed again there's no more tall tree to fall on us, it's also kind of sad to see a fifty foot tall tree piece by severed piece disappear.

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