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Tree Branch - Big Tree Branch

Monday, June 27, 2011

Last week, we had the branch of an ancient sweet gum tree break off and miss our house by about 20 feet. Here are a few pictures:

And this one is where we are making progress (my daughter's boyfriend and two other friends helped):

And this one is after we had worked for over four hours and could do no more - it took seven of us to get this far (3 teen boys, 2 teen girls, my hubbie and myself):

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    Wow! I am glad you, your family and the house are all OK. Did you log the fitness minutes? emoticon
    2475 days ago
    2491 days ago
    glad you all are safe and your house is in tact. I'm also glad no one got hurt working on the tree. You really have to be careful with that. Sounds like a family effort. What do you have to do to get some family time? emoticon Too bad for the tree, I'm sure it must have been a beautiful sight.
    2491 days ago
    That was a close call. Petty good work getting it cleaned up.
    2493 days ago
    wow , a lot of work .I'm glad the house is safe!
    2493 days ago
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