It’s not easy seeing green.

Vacation Story 1.
One night during vacation, I woke out of a sound sleep to see the world outside my high windows suffused with an eerie intense green light. I blink and the light slowly fades. My friend P also says that she remembers seeing some kind of green light through her closed eyelids. But she assumed that she was dreaming and just went back to sleep.
All week long we discuss what it could have been. We speculate (laughing nervously): Aliens? Some meteorological phenomenon? Swamp gas? A sign that our healing rituals are working? (Green is the color of healing.) Wouldn