“My parents,” said the boy. “One says climate change is happening, the other says it’s not true. My sister says it’s the older generation. My gran says it’s the young people. All they do is argue but no one does anything. Why don’t people stop blaming and start doing?”
Santa thought for a moment. “Leave it to me,” he said.
On Christmas morning, children and adults all over the world found only seedling trees in their stockings. Eucalypts, oaks, pine trees, poplars…
And in the boy’s stocking, a note. ‘It’s a start.’