Kathy Davis: Paradise lost

August 19, 2013 

Paradise lost

Is it ironic that the new “green” McDonalds slated for the intersection of Walnut Street and Meeting Street in Cary involved the clearing of many grand and stately old trees?

Imagine that! Tearing down nature’s ultimate “green” machine for the sake of a new “green” restaurant that is probably the consummate symbol of wanton consumerism. Perhaps we indeed have seen then “Pave Paradise and put up a parking lot/McDonalds ... ”

Kathy Davis

Cary

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