Tuesday, May 6, 2014

The joy of planting a tree

The tree above? 

Believe it or not, this is the tree that I had planted as a student of Norbuling Primary School in Gelephu. It was June 2 in 1995. I was very happy to see my plant growing so strong and tall during my visit to the school last February. It made me dizzy with excessive pride.

You know what? I felt so excited that I spent my entire afternoon, beneath it, under its shade. I hugged it, ran around it, climbed on it, held its branches, and felt and smelt its leaves. More excitingly, I remembered my childhood days, a part of my life, in this school.  

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  1. Wow. U did it. So proud of u.

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  2. You should have written this blog from underneath that Tree!

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  3. That tree made you look so old. Of course it must grown so fast! Congrats.

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    1. The tree has grown fast, I am also old now.

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  4. Very great sir...a proud moment for that little Riku who planted the tree and I am sure the tree must have been happy to see you grown up too!!! Hehe..:D

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  5. I wish it could be like that, Kinley. Thanks for the comment.

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  6. Wow. I can imagine how proud you must be feeling at this very moment of your life.

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