Were I a shepherd tending to my flock 4000 years ago, this is the kind of natural phenomenon that would have turned me into a scribe or an oracle, verily I say unto thee.

According to The Daily Mail, a clash of rainbow and lightning "was seen above the affluent city of Fort Smith, in the Southern state Arkansas" yesterday"¦ "as two of nature's most spectacular phenomena created an unusual alliance."

Check out the awe-inspiring photos here.