“Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.” — John Lubbock
For many folks the earth is that multi colored marble that spins serenely in space and provides a safe home for humanity and the other flora and fauna that also share the ecosphere.
For others the earth is merely a handy garbage receptacle meant to readily absorb their personal refuse,beer bottles, tossed cigarette butts and of course obsolete auto equipment.
It is amazing that the planet we call home can be treated so callously by a significant minority of people and have such major consequences for the majority of us who also reside here.
In all fairness to the library I did not have the opportunity to inform them of the litter in their entranceway garden. I am sure that if I did have the chance the situation would have been rectified.