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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Bent By The Winds

      
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Across a wide field, and on the edge, lies this tree line. At the other side of the field is the Potomac River as it runs along the base of a mountain range. In this area, where hang glides fly, the winds come down strongly off of the mountain side and blow straight across the wide open field and constantly flow against these trees.

Even when the wind is not blowing these trees remain at a constant bend as you see them here. They seem to know that it is better to bend than stand tall and break. This is a lesson that even we humans could learn...