Plant life

Shipley, David
May 1994
New Republic;5/23/94, Vol. 210 Issue 21, p50
Recounts the author's experience with miniature cactuses and the willingness to accept responsibility. Difficulties encountered in taking care of the plant; Realizations of the author concerning his life; Challenge faced during the stage of adulthood.


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