A phoenomenon I haven't encountered for years is static electricity sparking in blankets.
You just don't get that in Lower Sheol due to the high humidity.
Another odd phoenomenon that has happened twice now here in the The Red House Inn
(and it will sound odd, but … )
is the bed shaking in the wee hours of the morning.
The first time it happened,
I woke Bunny up and she too,
could feel the bed shimmying.
Back home at Chez Boca,
this happens from time to time,
but the affect is milder,
and is due to freight trains rumbling by
(we live a bit over ½ mile (0.8k, again for the Imperially challenged) from the railroad favored by freight trains).
But there are no freight trains in Brevard—there are no railroads in Brevard!
I'm hoping there's a rational explanation for it besides an earthquake.
Anything but an earthquake!
I'd even accept a haunting!
But no earthquakes.
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