This is an excerpt from The Blue Book. It relates to one of the legends that surround the season of Christmas.
A legend or a fable is a story that doesn't pretend to be historical, but teaches a lesson. The events surrounding the flight of the Holy Family to Egypt gave rise to many legends.The Legend of the Cherry Tree
Mary and Joseph were traveling to Bethlehem for the census.
Along the way,they passes a cherry orchard. The ;pregnant Mary asked her Husband to pick some cherries for her but Joseph told her to have the child's father do it. Then the child in Mary's womb moved. He spoke and told it to lower a branch toward Mary.As Joseph Watched the miracle,he was sorry for his harsh words.
Thanks be to God!!