Hopeless Oak




On August 18, 2013, unusual high winds left this tree in a tangle of fallen limbs. DCJ file A landmark and reference point as we gather cattle, we sadly wrote it off as a permanent casualty of the weather, but despite the drought and its hopeless state, it perseveres and remains alive.



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8 responses to “Hopeless Oak

  1. Brave and strong oak!

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  2. Peter Notehelfer

    Like some old fishermen I know . . .

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  3. Nothing in Nature is a total write-off.

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  4. Ranchers and farmers must have the same roots as that oak.

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