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Old 07-23-2004, 11:12 PM
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Sorry Dad

Well, I use my parents property to dump all my lawn debris there. So tonight I go over there, dump my grass clippings and decide to go in the house and say hi before taking off for home.

I say hi, and start to back out of the driveway, and whoops! I backed over his brand new maple tree. He was not a happy camper.

So I tried to fix it, but I don't think the survival of that tree will be too much longer.
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:13 PM
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:15 PM
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And your not an old geezer either!

Poor tree.
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:15 PM
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:15 PM
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:17 PM
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maple tree avoiding devices
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:20 PM
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maple tree avoiding devices
Man...I need to get me one of those things.
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:20 PM
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so...what are you planning to do?

I would hope you will replace it.

I cannot express how much I have "dumped" on my dad....


He loved me, and left me my name, plus some money, some land, some morals....etc...

do the right thing!

But since I am in my 40's, I prolly have a different set of values than you....

Those guys, our dads....love us no matter what....
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:24 PM
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well, I put sphagnum moss over the open areas, and covered them. Now I just have to wait.
Trust me, this won't be the first tree that I have had to replace for him. Growing up there we had something called "ATV's".....end of story
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Old 07-23-2004, 11:24 PM
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Oh, marrone! You crushed your dad's maple?

Unless you want him to cross your a** out of his will, you better replace the tree!
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