August 13th, 2008

Shiny Astrolabe

Storms

Outside, the wind is thrashing the trees and the vines, and the sky is grey, as it has been all day so far.

Yesterday afternoon, the skies were blue and tranquil and lovely. I was upstairs when a flash of light caught my eye from outside. Lightning? No, how could it be? The skies were still looking blue and tranquil and lovely. But the rumble of thunder soon afterwards gave the storm away, a front of golden yellow rolling in speedily across the blue.

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