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Re: Isabel

Glad to hear your power is back on - that's a nuisance for sure. Trees
are resilient things, aren't they? Bending under pressure is preferable
to breaking. I know a few people who could take some lessons from trees!

hope to hear from the rest of our gang soon....

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Godigarden@cs.com
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Fri, 19 Sep 2003 22:08:39 EDT

>In a message dated 9/19/03 2:25:09 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
>garrideb@well.com writes:
>> One day of
>> very strong winds and rain, 18 hours of power outage.
>We lucked out too, in that we didn't have one of the huge trees around here 
>hit our house. Others weren't so lucky. I could'nt sleep and watched the tall 
>crowns sway back and forth, amazing that they didn't snap. We had no power for 
>about 24 hours. It just come on about an hour ago. We danced around like 
>little kids shouting power, power........ 
>My daughter who lives near Old Town Alexandria, where there was severe 
>flooding had water in her little Saturn up to the glove compartment.
>All in all "Isabel" wasn't exactly kind, but also not too harsh with us.
>Godi zone 7a
>Mt. Vernon VA
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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