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HANDS IN THE DIRT: The Giving Tree

Comment | December 11, 2008 | By

The pear tree as saint, muse and more. Shel Silverstein had his apple tree. Joe Pintauro has his pear tree. And like the boy-man in The Giving Tree, Pintauro has watched his pear-bearing friend evolve since he moved into his John Street home in Sag Harbor in 1967. Like a Greek goddess, it has provided nourishment […]

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