While this pallidness was burning aloft, few words were heard from the enchanted crew; who in one thick cluster stood on the forecastle, all their eyes gleaming in that pale phosphorescence, like a far away constellation of stars.
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She loves to swim in the ocean on nights when phosphorescence shines in her wake.
The phosphorescence is caused when movement in the water causes plankton to release tiny pulses of light.