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The tree with bottles on its branches is a Tragic Story and can be found in North Carolina. It is under the Two of Pentacles or the Nine of Swords.

Dialogue Tree[]

First tree in a mile, and it's a stout myrtle with bald branches. No relief from the sun out here. Leaves would help, if someone hadn't replaced them all with dusty glass bottles.
REST
You cool down in the shade. The breeze blows through the bottles, making a series of heavy hollow sounds. You think about wind chimes and the smell of fresh pies on window sills.
NOD OFF
The dense sounds of many conversations cuts your nap short. There's no one around, not until you look up at the bottles: they're filled with bright blue orbs, and words echo from them. None seem to notice your presence.
LISTEN TO WEEPING (NINE OF SWORDS) LISTEN TO LAUGHING (TWO OF PENTACLES)
"...they need to check the water hole... is this Hell... my body is making my father ill..." The surrounding bottles are silent. Coherent worsa deteriorate into choked sobs. "Can't get enough. Porcelain, chrome, the rusty ones. Gotta turn those sleek faucets. Ever find me a hardware store. I'm gonna haunt it 'til the cows come home." Laughter rumbles inside neighboring bottles.
MOVE ON

Trivia[]

  • Bottle trees are a Southern tradition. Bottles (usually blue) are placed over dead branches to trap spirits until morning when the sunlight would destroy them.
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