Hope grows from a tree at tornado-stricken school in Oklahoma

Friday, July 19, 2013

The tree at Plaza Towers Elementary School has leaves again.

They jut out in all the wrong places, sprouting from spindly shoots on the disfigured skeleton of what was once a magnificent thornless honeylocust tree.

But the leaves are there, green and alive — and for the teachers at this school, that's enough.

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