" northern lights "
The Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis, is a phenomenon caused by the passage of high energy protons from the sun through the Earth's atmosphere. From the ground, it appears as shimmering waves of coloured light in the sky.
" like a pilgrim forefather "
The Pilgrim Fathers
were a group of English puritans who travelled first to Holland and then to America. They founded the oldest continuously populated British settlement in America.