The Giving Tree - Shel Silverstein - A Short Summary and Review

A short summary of the book The Giving Tree:

A tree in love.

My favorite Shel Silverstein quote from the book:

"And the tree was happy."

Questions I pondered while reading the book:

Would I ever give someone that much?

Could I ever ask that much of anything?

My review of The Giving Tree:

I thought the boy was selfish.

I felt sad for the tree.

Never ask something for everything.


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