They planted a tree in a pot and carried it from state to state. They cared for it with regular watering, sunlight, fertilizer, pruning. It began as a seed and grew, woven with branches and leaves, into the shape of a heart. * Large and comforting, a home for a dryad or several sparrows. Leaves larger than misery; limbs larger than greed or cruelty. * We have buried our weapons under the tree of peace. If you were to dig for yours you would show yourself to be as small as a seed.