The Giving Tree: A Dark Sequel by Matt Darst | Mar 14, 2017 | Uncategorized | 0 comments Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree” is deeply divisive. Some love it. I hate it, especially the “take, take, take” message. Here’s how I’d like to have seen it end. Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.