Which tree?

Frida Stenmark, Skog

Frida Stenmark, Skog

Which tree will they choose?

Which tree will you choose?

If you had to choose

one tree

which tree would it be?

 

One tree from a forest

one tree, straight and true

but it has to be

strong enough

to hold a man.

 

One tree

to saw it down

and hack it into planks

and plant it back again

in a misshapen version of a tree.

 

One tree

on which to hang

a man

with nails or cords

and a sign

which says he is a king.

 

You have to choose

one tree

one tree

to buy the price of our sins.

 

Which tree will it be?

 

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