"A community is the mental and spiritual condition of knowing that the place is shared, and that the people who share the place define and limit the possibilities of each other's lives. It is the knowledge that people have of each other, their concern for each other, their trust in each other, the freedom with which they come and go among themselves." -Wendell Berry
The plants were covered and protected as well as possible and we waited. And when morning came we uncovered the food standing and still alive. The fruit of our spirit grows in ways that may not have been possible in the same way before.