Originally Posted by WT Sharpe
I'll bet that was a very exciting blue flash in the kitchen windows. I'd like to see a lightning bolt that close up just once in my life (but no closer!). And I don't mean in the last few seconds of my life, either!
We had one hit either the house or very very close to it once. The person who was at home felt quite a shock at the time (literally also), and it blew out the modem/router and the TV set.