Thick Fix

June 23, 2008

Journal, Lauren

Walking home the other day, I noticed that this tree has an unusual spot.  I wonder how long ago they poured concrete here?  Was it to fix a broken branch spot?  Or kill a colony of carpenter ants (putting thousands of concrete boots on them)?  Or is this a rare concrete tree? Hmmm…..

That ain’t right.

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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12 Responses to “Thick Fix”

  1. Lloyd Said on:

    Note to self: do not start logging operation in Seward.

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  2. Beth Said on:

    I know who owns the property that tree lives on…I’ll have to ask them and get back to you…

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  3. Brad Said on:

    Perhaps the tree ate a passerby, and while doing so, also swallowed some sidewalk.

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  4. Annette Said on:

    Bill Murray is inside. You should have knocked.

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  5. Peggy Said on:

    It’s just too scary … I must turn away!

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  6. Lauren's dad Said on:

    A tree evolving into concrete; proof of the evolutionary process!

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  7. kiwe Said on:

    It’s were they put Walt Disney.

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  8. Karla Said on:

    It’s like an episode of the Beverly Hillbillies:

    Jethro: Hey Uncle Jed, I gone and done found me a cement tree! I brought it back and put it next to the cement pound out back. I done figured that Elle May’s critters can climb it or something.

    Uncle Jed: Good thinking, boy. Now get back in the kitchen and finish your vitals so you can do some of that book studying and become a brain surgeon.

    Reply

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