>> These sound rather dangerous, even if beautiful.
>> The paper balloon may be of fire resistant paper, but what keeps them
>> from coming down in a field of grass or dry leaves or on a roof, while
>> the candle or whatever lights and lifts them, is still lit?
>"Non nobis solum"
And the fact that the ideal night to lauch them is calm, so that their path can be seen for several minutes. It would be both more dangerous and less stunning to watch them during heavy winds.
amused and amazed by Mathurin's conciseness