Lonely pine tree in a harvested wheat field
Now – August 2017

A lonely bent pine now stands amongst the stubble of a harvested wheat field. It is the only survivor of a handsome clump of trees that stood among the wheat seven years before. I seem to remember several winters ago catching glimpses through the hedgerow of a large fallen tree as the bus passed along the lane. Everything changes.

A clump of trees amidst the wheat
Then – July 2010

2 Replies to “Now & Then (Pine Tree)”

  1. The trees were no doubt in the way of both plough and combine harvester – but why do you think the farmer left just the single pine tree of the clump standing?

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