the fair tree

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
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Submitted: November 21, 2010

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the tree stood still, deeply rooted, it is firm through the harsh winds..and feels at ease with the gentle winds..it rejoices when children play below it..and soothes an adult when resting beside it..when the leaves fall it still stands firm..not letting the cycles of the earth distraught it. even in the coldest of the night she does not wilt for she is a strong tree... still men came..and tried to chop her down ...weeping for what they do....weeping for what she was. but she still stayed rooted in the grown, men do not win..she always finds a way to grow back into herself again..always growing stronger and more beautiful. with every challenge she became a better tree..attracting more birds..letting not what man had tried to destroy get to her but became more aware of the danger they bring. one day a man who was skilled, intelligent and physically strong came up to her and smiled he laid beside..presented a gift of gold and placed it near her..she gave him a staff as a thank you..he rubbed her trunk slowly and said very softly. i will never hurt you oh fair tree of the woods. her leaves got brighter..as he spoke each word with depth and sweetness to his voice. she thought to her self.. i believe this strong intelligent man of the woods. i believe every word oh...yes i would.. from that day forward he never left her side..he brought some much love to her..coming with water to feed her..and a knife to trim her..singing beautiful songs to her..showing so much love and compassion.. she felt so beautiful for this man made her a queen. .deeply rooted she let the soft cool winds move her leafs and watched the birds at play, singing 10 times a day. she never felt more happier than when this man was at present..she grew tall the tallest in the forest bared more fruit than any other..and happier than ever. harmonious it was the days that laid ahead feelings of love and tingling flowing down deep in her roots. one early dawn of the day she saw a feather fall..for it came from a black bird who flew above her and pass her..it took a long fall down to the grown where she saw her man standing beside her..he stood still and had a long pause..she asked him what was wrong? he responding with a tear..tickling with fear she then noticed a sharp object.. he then reached behind his shoulder and pulled out an ax..the fear become stronger within her making her weaker..and less aware. the man started swinging the ax with all his might he starting chopping her down. one by one pieces began to fall..weeping in sorrow as he starting pulling out her roots..till there was no more of her..she was gone..all but was left of her was the seed of her tree..this man spoke up into the air and said i didn't mean to hurt her..i loved her..but i had to do it..it was my duty!! he shouted laud scourging his throat he fell to the grown crying with everything he had in his soul.. the black clouds then filled the sky and turned it black..covering the earth in its grief and sorrow.the winds began to flow harder and harder as the sky turned darker and darker. .her seed moved with the wind pass this intelligent man..he heard a whisper softly say .. i cannot stay..for i am nothing more.. you took all i had from me... nothing i am but a small helpless little seed..what more would you want from me? to plant my seed and let me grow into a beautiful tree..only to chop me down? NO..i will not let men rule ..i will not let my myself get barred to only grow and then get chopped off again.. instead i will move with the wind..till the world ends


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