This is a different than abducting a school full of girls in Nigeria to sell as sex slaves, but humans are creative with their craziness. These trees were part of my childhood memories and are still a relevant living touchstone. One of my initial contacts to the depth beyond thought was while meditating under a Redwood Tree. A grove of ancient, wisdom teachers.
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