Letters to the Editor - November 29, 2012

Letters to the Editor - The Lakeville Journal

Ode to an oak

The gasps from the driver’s seat were audible.

As my husband, son and I drove southwest on Route 41, the morning after a very thankful Thanksgiving in the wake of Sandy’s wrath, we gazed out the passenger-side window, anticipating the cherished sight of the Twin Oaks. A jolt. A gasp. A downed giant . . . laid out beside his brother. Had 250 years of vitality succumbed to weather, time and the inevitable? Say it isn’t so.

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