When EDS / Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome lays you low, there are still lots of ways to have fun with your kids. Lay on a blanket outside and point out shapes in the clouds to each other. Remember your polarized sunglasses!
Fire rainbows are the rarest of all naturally occurring atmospheric phenomena. For a fire rainbow to occur, cirrus clouds must be 20,000 feet in the air with the precise amount of ice crystals, and then the Sun must hit the clouds at 58 degrees. *Stardust*
Epic Setting - While away from Ithaca for 20 years, Odysseus has been out at sea for most of that time. When getting close to Ithaca after encountering, Aeolus, god of the winds, Odysseus' crew lets loose the bag of winds that cause an storm to blow them far away from Ithaca. The rage and revenge of Poseidon, god of the sea, also adds on to Odysseus' difficulties at sea.
We are the music makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams;— World-losers and world-forsakers, On whom the pale moon gleams: Yet we are the movers and shakers Of the world for ever, it seems. • Arthur O'Shaughnessy, "Ode," 1874