survive: continue to live or exist; especially in spite of danger or hardship.

After the attack on 9-11, a severely damaged tree was found under the rubble.

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Replanted to another location, it was nurtured to health, and brought back to the World Trade Center Memorial.


A symbol of hope.

To all the families who have lost family and friends in the 9-11 attack, may you feel God’s comfort today and always.


Photo credit: wallyg / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND

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