by claire comstock-gay
|HUMANxNATURE||Apr 9, 2019|
I grew up inside a small gray house, and outside the house grew a tall, white pine—much thicker than my body, much taller than my house. This might be one of the biggest white pines in New Hampshire, a contractor told my parents when they brought him out to see about cutting the tree down.
My mom hated the wide shadow it cast over almost our entire hous…