Maple Awake by Alice Doray - Page 10
A few days later the fears of the sad-looking
maple tree came true.
A big man with a shiny ax slung over
his shoulder, slowly walked across the yard -
headed for the tree!
The black bird saw him first.
He screamed to the mocking bird,
"It's time! It's time!"
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