This happened to me many years ago while still in college.
It was around 2:00 A.M...
...and my girlfriend and I were fast asleep. Suddenly, we both awoke, each completely aware of the other's presence even in the dark without talking or turning our heads. Just two feet above us hovered a glowing shape or object. We were transfixed, completely silent and staring for about 10 seconds. And that's a long time when this sort of thing is going on! Then the object moved a little away and then swiftly accelerated on an arc out of the bedroom window.
After a little time in which we lay in stunned silence she asked, "Did you see that?"
To which I replied, "Yeah...That was pretty impressive!"
We talked about it for another ten minutes trying to figure our what it could have been. We never came up with a satisfactory explanation. At least not excluding spirits and aliens and ghosts.
It's one of those things you experience and then life goes on by. From time to time, even though it's in the past of dim memories, I still have no explanation for what is was.
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