Seth’s Godin: In defence of the tree emoji 🌳

The tree emoji celebrates the patient and generous acts of planting seeds, watering them, caring for them, and then, in a generation, you have a tree.

Simple growth. With patience. (I prefer the deciduous tree instead of the evergreen, because the leaves coming in and falling off are part of the deal).

Put me down for the tree emoji.

🌳

Seth’s Blog: In defence of the tree emoji, May 9, 2017, at 01:10 AM

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