“Mine damer og herrer…”
“Meine Damen und Herren…”
“Ladies and gentlemen…”
Finally the announcement came through on the ship’s loudspeakers. We were invited to go up to Deck 7, where the Northern Lights were, apparently, visible. We rushed up on deck.
Was this some sort of Norwegian tease? All we could see was a very dark sky with what looked like streaks of cloud arching across it.
To the naked eye, there were no ‘Lights’ to be seen. Just grey cloud.
Then someone said that we should point our camera skywards and take a picture.
The grey clouds turned green.
Tick. √√√ Time to go home.