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Fishing Spot

This tree in western Tennessee is the favorite fishing spot of my beloved great-uncle. The fish would tuck in amongst the roots. Only a patient person could tease them out.

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Eric Radcliffe
Eric Radcliffe (@eric-radcliffe)
1 year ago

I get the feeling Lisa that you loved and miss your great uncle. It would have been nice if you had given us his name, it would have given the picture more strength.

Susan Dawson
Susan Dawson (@susan-dawson)
1 year ago

So strange, all those trees the same shape.

Carrie OLeary
Carrie OLeary (@carrie-oleary)
1 year ago

What incredible trees Lisa. Do you know what they are? Lovely photograph. My dad enjoys fishing; none of his spots look quite so exotic though!

Brigitta Hegyi
Brigitta Hegyi (@brigitta-hegyi)
1 year ago

Wow! It’s like a tree from a fantasy book. Great picture 🙂

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo (@lotchie-carmelo)
1 year ago

Great picture, Lisa.

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Christer Norrlof
Christer Norrlof (@christer-norrlof)
1 year ago

What an impressive tree, Lisa! The way it grows so big in the water makes it seem very unreal. Great photo!

Daisy Blacklock
Daisy Blacklock (@daisy-blacklock)
1 year ago

The trees have such a unique shape that are unlike anything I have ever seen before. I like how you have shown the history of your image.

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