Our yard... it is green, for the most part.
Because moss and weeds are green. Which isn't so bad.
But Kerry hates the dandelions. It's a personal war, with him. And the boys have been drafted, against their wills, into the conflict.
Tate particularly resents having to pick "dandies".
"But why? I mean, pulling weeds out of the garden makes sense, it's point-ful."
As opposed to picking dandies, which - to a boy - is pointless.