There is a tree in my yard that grows dangerously close to a power line that runs from my house to the main pole. The tree didn’t start out that way. In fact, when I first moved into the house, the tree was noting but a little sapling. Over time it became massive, and the branches sway back and forth in the wind. I was afraid the tree would hit the line and knock out the power, so I called a service that does tree pruning in Queens County, NY to cut back the branches of the tree to a level where they couldn’t hit the power line.
One of my friends suggested just getting rid of the tree, but I didn’t have the heart to do it. I’ve seen that tree grow for so many years that I have a connection to it. I sit under that tree and read for fun. I’ve even talked to that tree on occasion about things going on in my life. Continue reading