Seneca among the trees

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When you enter a grove peopled with ancient trees, higher than the ordinary, and shutting out the sky with their thickly intertwined branches, do not the stately shadows of the wood, the stillness of the place, and the awful gloom of this doomed cavern then strike you with the presence of a deity?

Seneca

Image:  https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Sequoia_sempervirens

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