The Miracle Shrub!
The whole picture:
A Christmas tree at a branch of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library. Another close-up:
The Fifth Gospel A Confederacy of Dunces is the spring choice for the library-sponsored One Book, One Community program. Naturally I congratulate them on their good taste, to say nothing of their proper theology and geometry, and I anticipate with Cosimanian glee the complaints when nice old ladies get to the parts about dear departed Rex.