September 28, 2018: Ghost Tree

"But seek the forest round and round,

And soon 'twill be agreed, man,
That sic a tree can not be found,
'Twixt London and the Tweed, man. 

Without this tree alake this life
Is but a vale o' woe, man; . . .

––Robert Burns: The Tree of Liberty

 © Philip Knight 2018