Grandpa’s Green Ray of Light

By Julia A. Keirns

Green flash of light from the Pirates of the Caribbean movie.
Green flash of light from the Pirates of the Caribbean movie.

‘Here we go again,’ thought Mark.

Mom began clearing the dishes from the table as Grandpa started off on another story jaunt about how his father was one of the few people in the world to witness the mythical ray of green light shoot straight up from the sun at the very moment of sunset. According to Grandpa, his father, which was Mark’s great grandfather, Harold…