who has within himself
praise and esteem as staves;
Treacherous is that
which a man must own
from within the breast of another.
in order to lift the magic veil of nature"
|The giant Cypress of Abar-Kuh in Yazd, which may be a descendant of the legendary Cypress of Kashmar. |
As young trees these are spear-tip morphs, which bend but never break.
As they age several centuries they thicken and split into halves, symbolic of Ask (Mashya) and Embla (Mashyana).
|These are NOT Vili, Ve and Odin... but you get the idea.|