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Old April 16 2012, 02:13 PM   #136
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Re: Vanguard: Storming Heaven by David Mack Review Thread (Spoilers!)

BrotherBenny wrote: View Post
Lightning does however strike twice in the same location, regardless of the so-called axiom.
In fact, any "single" lightning strike is actually multiple strokes in quick succession, following the same path of ionized air, hence the strobing effect.

However, "catching lightning in a bottle" is a different metaphor, suggesting the successful capture of something that's all but impossibly elusive.
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