An Oak Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Amidst the overgrown chaos of my backyard, an oak tree sapling has sprung up. I won’t be here to see it grow to maturity, and its prospects are doubtful anyway considering how little room it has and how close it is to the property line. But for now, I love this little tree.

Oak Tree

It’s certainly got more chance in this world than poor Planty ever did.