Babbitt sighed, "I don’t know how it strikes you hellions, but personally I like this busting loose for a change, and kicking over a couple of mountains and climbing up on the North Pole and waving the aurora borealis around."
There are no more uses of "aurora borealis" in the book.
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Who else could make the colors of the aurora borealis rise off my skin where he strokes my forearm?
Barbara Kingsolver -- The Poisonwood Bible
High above, ribbons of colored light—the aurora borealis—pulsed along the ceiling.