reply to post by againuntodust
I spend excessive time with my Telescopes and Dishes, I've seen that behavior.
Focusing in on one can be difficult but when they stop you can make out a swirl of colors, but the form is obscured.
Don't be surprised if one "winks" at you. It'll look like a camera flash from a good distance, and you'll be looking directly at it wondering
"Starkle, Starkle, little twink...what the heck you are ya think" and then one flash that you'll know was sent to you from some joker flying a
predator drone, or something so much more exotic that one would be seriously crazy to believe your darned old lying eyes.
If you do, don't tell anybody...it tends to color their opinion of you in unflattering ways.
I'm hoping all the "Oh That Was Just a Lightning Bug"...yeah, just below the "low earth orbit exclusion zone", in freezing weather people who
think you were "On Something" get the Anal Probe soon, Cartman Deluxe Edition too.
My kid gets lights flying through the forest on his trail cams, they are motion detectors on the snap a shot of whatever has been scraping and tearing
up ground hoping for the "turdy point Buck" and he gets Zephyrs.
I have no idea what they are but I seriously doubt they are swamp gas here in the mountains, not ball lightning, I've seen it float through a room
and then flash burn a hole in the wall when it makes contact. Like popping a balloon, except for the hole.
Baptist Preacher had one hit his bedstead headboard, he thought for a minute he was having a devine encounter with some angelic boogawooga, but it was
Lucy Furr, shore nuff!
I'd tell ya a secret 'bout his missus, but that'd be outta school I figure.
You ain't unsane.