Thinking that an axe would be slow and tedious for chopping up fallen limbs, but nevertheless better than my small handsaw, I purchased a Walmart special the other night and a file.

After about half an hour of work with the file, limbs flew. Not even the largest limbs resisted the stern sharpened staccato siren song of the axehead.

And additionally the visceral thrill of hitting something with something sharp elates my spirit.

Me: 1 Fallen Treelimbs: 0