Christmas Trees Quotes

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Maya Angelou
“I’ve learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.”
Maya Angelou

Deborah Meyler
“The Christmas trees are brought from Vermont by monosyllabic men in warm clothes; they seem alien, closer to the earth, silently contemptuous, like gypsies. They bring in their trees and stand them up on the pavements, so that swaths of Broadway are suddenly transformed into dark, pine-scented avenues.”
Deborah Meyler, The Bookstore

Robert Frost
“My woods...the young fir balsams like a place
Where houses all are churches and have spires.”
Robert Frost, Mountain Interval

Richard Brautigan
“Hello, sir. Yes...Uh-huh...Yes...You say that you want to bury your aunt with a Christmas tree in her coffin? Uh-huh...She wanted it that way...I'll see what I can do for you, sir. Oh, you have the measurements of the coffin with you? Very good...We have our coffin-sized Christmas trees right over here, sir.”
Richard Brautigan, Trout Fishing in America

James Barbato
“I followed the footprints until they stopped in front of a very old mysterious tree - a grandfather tree”
James Barbato, The Magic Christmas Ornament