I love the song “Talk of the Town” from the Curious George CD. That’s what I look for, a place where “the talk of the town is about last night, when the sun went down.”
Last June, 2008 it happened. And I knew I was in the right place. In the middle of the day, we had this incredible celestial light show over the water.
I was out on my lunch break, roaming around as per usual, when suddenly people stopped what they were doing, stepped out into the middle of the street and started pointing. Nobody knew what it was; I heard everything from jet trails to UFO’s mentioned.
But the most incredible thing was that everything STOPPED. There must have been over 100 people downtown, stopping everything else, to stand in the street and point, and talking to each other. Tourists, shopkeepers, fishermen, hippies, ladies who lunch- everybody was in awe, just sharing the moment.
Here’s what we were looking at: Rainbow Clouds