Sa isang panayam kay Roberto Ongpin, dating Trade Secretary ni Marcos, sinabi niyang si Marcos talaga ang nagwagi noong 1986 presidential elections kahit na hindi rito naniniwala ang mga Pilipinong nakibahagi sa unang People Power.Kung tatanungin naman ang mga taga-Ilocos Norte, ang bayang kinalakhan ni Marcos, sasabihin nilang maunlad ang buhay noong kapanahunan ng dating presidente.Witnesses said later it could be looked upon without hurting the eyes. Lúcia, moved by what she said was an interior impulse, called out to the crowd to look at the sun.
Sa pagsulat nito at sa pagbibigay identidad sa isang bayan, isang mahalaga’t mapagpasyang salik kung sino at anong lente ang gagamitin sa pagtala ng mga kaganapan.
Saysay ng salaysay Naniniwala ang pilosopong si Plato na kung sino ang nagsulat ng kasaysayan ay siya ring may hawak ng kapangyarihan.
Domingos Pinto Coelho, writing for the newspaper Ordem reported "The sun, at one moment surrounded with scarlet flame, at another aureoled in yellow and deep purple, seemed to be in an exceeding fast and whirling movement, at times appearing to be loosened from the sky and to be approaching the earth, strongly radiating heat". The special reporter for the 17 October 1917 edition of the Lisbon daily, O Dia, reported the following, "..silver sun, enveloped in the same gauzy purple light was seen to whirl and turn in the circle of broken clouds...
The light turned a beautiful blue, as if it had come through the stained-glass windows of a cathedral, and spread itself over the people who knelt with outstretched hands...people wept and prayed with uncovered heads, in the presence of a miracle they had awaited.
Sa konteksto ng Pilipinas, mamamalas ito kung paanong ikubli sa atin ng mga banyagang historyador ang mayaman nating kasaysayan, at ang mga karahasang inihasik nila sa ating bayan.