There might be something more wonderous on this planet than trees, but I haven’t seen it.
Trees Are The Best
Longtime friends of mine know that I think pretty strongly that Joyce Kilmer got it right with that poem we all learned in childhood: “I think that I shall never see a poem as lovely as a tree….” I don’t connect to the theological elements of that little poem, but as for the sense of wonder and joy about trees? Count me in.
I have long thought that if an alien space craft were to scoop me up and demand that I show them one wonderous thing that made our planet worth saving,