In the wee hours of Sunday morning, I stuck Paradise Lost's In Requiem album on my iPod and went outside to look for meteors, since it was supposed to be the height of the Perseid meteor shower. Viewing conditions were not great - it was slightly overcast and I was sitting in my back yard, which gets a lot of light from lights and cars on the adjacent street.
I only saw one meteor, but it was a spectacular one - a long bright streak of light across the sky. If you're out after dark the next few days, be sure to glance up. You might get lucky and catch a shooting star.
And it is nice to listen to this song while staring up at the night sky: