Lightning flashed around them and thunder rumbled.
White lightning snaked through the air.
A loud crack, as if lightning were striking, sent a shockwave of power that made the monument tremble.
Raindrops fell as if in slow motion, and lightning stayed, brighter than the midday sun.
She saw lightning forming in his hand.
It was raining, and in the brief flashes of lightning, she could see a tree down in the back yard.
In another flash of lightning, she saw a form dart from the hallway, around the stunned crowd, towards her.
One was the fact that Ed had never been afraid of lightning before.
He staggered away from the monument and lightning connecting the woman with the clouds and dropped to his knees on the other side of the hill.
A stream of rain was splattering on the patio and then a bolt of lightning lit up the bedroom.
Grabbing a camera, he hopped out into the fury of the storm, "for a few quick lightning shots."
With lightning speed, he caught the end of the whip in his hand and jerked violently, catching her off balance and pulling her off her feet.
Lightning flashed and Ed's head came up, his eyes showing white.
As I have said before, she is wonderfully bright and active and as quick as lightning in her movements.
Lightning exploded in the sky.
The lightning was flickering incessantly, but she heard no thunder.
A flash of lightning followed by an ear-splitting clap of thunder caused a squeak of protest from Cynthia Dean.
In one heavy thunder-shower the lightning struck a large pitch pine across the pond, making a very conspicuous and perfectly regular spiral groove from top to bottom, an inch or more deep, and four or five inches wide, as you would groove a walking-stick.
Lightning revealed Jonny's face.
Lightning flashed brilliantly and a clap of thunder followed.
Lightning flashed again, and thunder rattled the windowpanes.
The Other raised a hand, and Jenn dived to the ground as lightning ripped through the air towards her.
With lightning speed, Alex moved in close, jerking one of Josh's legs out from under him.
But sometimes it was like lightning in a bottle, and magic happened.
He paused, bristling with lightning and rage at the thought of Darian betraying their family.
An arc of lightning left her father's hand and slammed the stranger into the wall.
Jenn ducked at the sight of purple lightning, stunned when he caught it midair and flung it back towards the Other.
Another brilliant bolt of lightning ended in a deafening clap of thunder.
Table Deaths by Lightning, per annum, per million Inhabitants.
There was thunder and lightning; the wind blew hard; the rain poured.
The robed man sent what looked like a lightning bolt down the hall.
Lightning flashed so bright that the room lit up, and shortly afterward it thundered so loud that the windows rattled.
Yes. It's still raining, but it isn't lightning any more.
Purple lightning sizzled and a guardsman's sword arced towards her simultaneously.
Lightning streaked from her fingertips, and she felt the magic sucked from her.
Lightning no longer left her for the clouds.
Gabriel touched her forehead, and cold lightning buzzed through her, absorbing the pain.
The moment their lips met, lightning flew through her, setting every nerve afire with awareness unlike anything she'd felt before.
Purple lightning lit up the space around them.
A flash of lightning jerked her attention to the clouds again.
She raised her fist to lay a right hook to his throat, beginning to panic when the lightning arced between his hands.
At present, there are about one hundred new cases reported per month around the world, infecting about the same number of people as die from lightning strikes.
"Here. What lightning!" they called to one another.
Lightning tore across the otherwise silent room, where vamps stood enraptured by the battle before them.
Lightning split the ceiling with a boom, frying several vamps in the crowd.
His hand remained, and she felt the cool lightning in her mind, ruffling through her memories.
Another vamp was suspended in a tree, pinned by purple-white lightning arcing from the hand of a small creature she recognized as an Other.
Her gaze followed the lightning emanating from the second Other's body.
Her breasts brushed his arm, sending lightning and warmth through him.
He knocked the guardsman back with a punch and deflected the Other's lightning effortlessly.
In Los Angeles they sometimes had thunder and lightning, but not like this.
It was dark, but the constant lightning flashes exposed a world of wildly waving branches.
Glinka, the editor of the Russian Messenger, who was recognized (cries of "author! author!" were heard in the crowd), said that "hell must be repulsed by hell," and that he had seen a child smiling at lightning flashes and thunderclaps, but "we will not be that child."
The smoke of the guns mingled with this mist, and over the whole expanse and through that mist the rays of the morning sun were reflected, flashing back like lightning from the water, from the dew, and from the bayonets of the troops crowded together by the riverbanks and in Borodino.
If we weren't cooked by lightning, we'd be drowned before we got down this mountain.
She threw herself into the snow, watching the lightning slice the air where she'd been.
Her fingers continued, and he felt the heat of her touch like lightning running through his body.
Jenn looked from the next guardsman to the Other whose lightning lit up its hands.
Lightning flashed brilliantly and thunder rattled the windowpanes in their frames.
Instead they searched their surroundings wildly in the light of periodic lightning and the fire at the far end of the hall.
A brilliant flash of lightning made the furniture in their bedroom stand out in relief.
The Other glowed purple-black in the night, and more lightning streaked towards Darian.
"Darian, Sofi—" Darian didn't let her finish but swept the Oracle up into his arms, grimacing as he absorbed the lightning magic.
As the flames of the fire hidden within come more and more vividly and rapidly from an approaching thundercloud, so, as if in opposition to what was taking place, the lightning of hidden fire growing more and more intense glowed in the faces of these men.
He shot lightning at her that bounced off and hit an inmate.
She threw herself down to avoid the second, sent another knife in its direction to distract it, and leapt up, dancing and twisting through the lightning streams.
Lightning when the Thunder Is Near.
A jagged bolt of lightning pierced the angry black clouds, and she moved away from the edge of the porch.
The number of thunderstorm days is probably a less exact measure of the relative intensity of thunderstorms than statistics as to the number of persons killed annually by lightning per million of the population.