“I will show you how to tell,” he said, “by observing in nature”. Glen took Bonnie over to Wyona’s garden and showed her that every sample Bonnie had brought to him, was growing there – weeds get away on people who are not living on the land, as well as on those of us who plant nothing in the barrels. Now knowing that she had built the trellis around a barrel of weeds, she moved the ironworks over one barrel.
“Are you tying your beans up,” a friend asked her, “they are growing so well”.
“No, I didn’t have to tie them up. My job was just to find the barrel that the beans were in.”