I read this article a couple of days ago and it led my husband and me to have a conversation about Americans and spirituality.
The trees have social networks. The trees take care of a sick neighbor by feeding them sugar water and can keep them alive for decades.
If the trees are social beings and care for one another, it seems like these things would be at the core of our being, too. I think greed and selfishness are the difference, though. People put money before human beings – profits before people. We also see human beings ask questions like, “What is in it for me?” Of course, there are also people who deliberately injure or kill other people.
How is it that the trees are more loving and noble than many people?
The other day my husband and I went to see a retirement planner and she was…
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