Apr
29
2017
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday
High 76° / Low 58°
Partly Cloudy
Sunday
High 86° / Low 61°
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the vanguard of an army that will soon fill in the empty branches, seeming to shrink our streets and alleys back down to summer size

the vanguard of an army that will soon fill in the empty branches, seeming to shrink our streets and alleys back down to summer size

Filling in the frame

They look frail and timid, crepe unfurling on all but dead sticks. They get teased out with first warmth, then battered by indifferent wind and rain, often falling limp after a sudden freeze. But they’re the vanguard of a hardier army that will soon fill in the empty branches, seeming to shrink our streets and alleys back down to summer size.

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Filling in the frame

by Matt Minde