Was not my old age turned into a sapless tree, a poisoned spring?
He picked a bennet from the grass and bit it, but it was sapless, dried by the summer heat.
They may be the same plants, but they are alive, not pressed and sapless.
A sapless tree is not a living one, but dead; a prayerless Christian cannot be.
Everything was no more than dried flowers, sapless, brittle and ...