The tree swayed and trembled as the brutal winds tried to push and pull it off the Earth. The tree struggled to stay standing as the storm wreaked havoc through the city. The storm vanished just as quickly as it had appeared. Everything went quiet and not a thing moved. The tree had survived the storm, or so it thought. Its branches were pulled apart, roots almost ripped and leaves were falling off. The tree was decaying. It knew its time has come to an end. Suddenly, fingers emerged from the ground. The hand took the tree down into the Earth.