full text is here.

We are at a time of renewal for the country. It happens every four years and it’s good to remember that in 2000, there was a similar sense of beginning again after a tough time. Richard’s story is about the time when a new leader takes over during a time of depression and renews the nation’s “tree of life.” He wrote:

“Behold the blossom at the top of the Tree. The Freedom Tree will bear new fruit, a new crop, but not just for me. It will grow on the tree for everyone. We will not pick this fruit, but will watch it and nurture it, and I will guard it with my life. I ask that all of you do the same, because this single blossom is special, and will bring forth sweet new fruits of Freedom, enough for everyone.”

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Looking Forward and Looking Behind With Oswald

We picked up the papers this morning and from front to back the news was about the new president. The stories reminded us of a Letter From Langdon the Yonder published nearly a year ago. It was headlined, "Tree of Life" and it was written by our farmer/correspondent Richard Oswald. The full text is here.

We are at a time of renewal for the country. It happens every four years and it's good to remember that in 2000, there was a similar sense of beginning again after a tough time. Richard's story is about the time when a new leader takes over during a time of depression and renews the nation's "tree of life." He wrote:

"Behold the blossom at the top of the Tree. The Freedom Tree will bear new fruit, a new crop, but not just for me. It will grow on the tree for everyone. We will not pick this fruit, but will watch it and nurture it, and I will guard it with my life. I ask that all of you do the same, because this single blossom is special, and will bring forth sweet new fruits of Freedom, enough for everyone."

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We picked up the papers this morning and
from front to back the news was about the new president. The stories
reminded us of a Letter From Langdon the Yonder published nearly a year
ago. It was headlined, “Tree of Life” and it was written by our
farmer/correspondent Richard Oswald. The full text is here.

We are at a time of renewal for the country. It happens every four
years and it’s good to remember that in 2000, there was a similar sense
of beginning again after a tough time. Richard’s story is about the
time when a new leader takes over during a time of depression and
renews the nation’s “tree of life.” He wrote:

“Behold the blossom at the top of the Tree. The Freedom Tree will bear
new fruit, a new crop, but not just for me. It will grow on the tree
for everyone. We will not pick this fruit, but will watch it and
nurture it, and I will guard it with my life. I ask that all of you do
the same, because this single blossom is special, and will bring forth
sweet new fruits of Freedom, enough for everyone.”

 

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