I got to the end of this and thought: Amen.
I don't know why, but I suddenly recalled these words of Timothy Leary:
"He who controls your eyes controls your mind."
OK then. Carry on.
"....between 4 and 5 a.m. ....a dreadful apparition occurred on the sun...."
It's dark at 4 and 5 am.
ghostsniper? Let's pretend that 1561 Nuremberg Germany didn't have daylight savings time and their clocks weren't set like our clocks are today.