The low-lying fog muffles the sound of secondary explosions, and the tropical night reduce the gun flashes to glowworm points of orange light. The thump of quick-firing guns bounces between the many islands, echoes over the water, and slowly dies.
Simpson, Howard R.
"Offshore Guerrilla War,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 22
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol22/iss8/3