posted on Feb, 25 2012 @ 05:58 PM
I bet the lightening hit very close. I have had it happen before. A couple of times. Big lightning. Not just ball lightening. I was on a boat in
Charleston once. Headed back to our dock.Using the canal between the rivers to access where we were going. This canal had a strong current. I was at
the helm. Everyone else had gone below deck, but I had to stay out at the helm.
It's a busy waterway, and too strong a current to even try to drop anchor for a few until it had passed. And here I am 11 feet above the water line
surrounded by metal. Then my entire body tingled. Just like electric shock. But less painful. Sort of like an electric orgasm for lack of a better
phrase or way to explain it. Then I saw the bolt hit off the starboard side on the bank of the canal. Like 50 feet from me. A huge bolt. Then felt the
shock wave a split second later. It was awesome and scary as hell all at the same time.
I wonder if the bolt you felt and heard today hit a house and caused a fire? But yeah..I do know that feeling you were describing. Incredible power of