hollow and broken places

“It is in winter that trees reveal what they most truly are….. the wounds that trees have suffered in their lives, hollow places, and the decay.”

– Allen Lacy, Farther Afield

“I’ve never met a strong person with an easy past.”

– Atticus

“The world breaks every one and afterward many are strong at the broken places.”

– Ernest Hemmingway, A Farewell to Arms

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