The Story of the Three Trees
Once there were three trees on a hill in the woods. They were discussing their hopes and dreams when the first tree said,
"Someday I will be a mighty ship. I will take Kings and queens across the waters and sail to the corners of the world. Everyone will feel safe in me because of the strength of my hull."
"I want to grow to be the tallest and straightest tree in the forest. People will see me on top of the Hill and look up to my branches, and think of the heavens and God and how close to them I amreaching. I will be the greatest tree of all time and people will always remember me."
"This looks like a strong tree, I think I should be able to sell the wood to a
"This looks like a strong tree. I should be able to sell it to the shipyard." The second tree was happybecause he knew he was on his way to becoming a mighty ship.