The skunk immediately retaliates by spraying Brian with “a direct shot aimed at his head.” The smell is “devastating” and the corrosive substance sears Brian’s eyes, blinding him. Summary of Skunk Hour ‘Skunk Hour’ by Robert Lowell describes a speaker’s fascination with a Maine town and the secret night-time activities he participates in. Skunk Works: A Personal Memoir of My Years at Lockheed by Ben Rich and Leo Janos. “The Skunk” by Seamus Heaney is set at night in California. The Muscogee and Seminole tribes that lived in the Everglade forest before European settlers arrived claim they’ve been seeing Skunk Apes in the woods for hundreds of years. Overview: From the development of the U-2 to the Stealth fighter, the never-before-told story behind America's high-stakes quest to dominate the skies Skunk Works is the true story of America's most secret and successful aerospace operation. The stories of the Skunk Ape go back much further than the 20th century. There is a “hermit heiress.” Her son is a bishop and her farmer is the first selectman of the town. Skunk, (family Mephitidae), also called polecat, black-and-white mammal, found primarily in the Western Hemisphere, that uses extremely well-developed scent glands to release a noxious odour in defense. The term skunk, however, refers to more than just the well-known striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis).The skunk family is composed of 11 species, 9 of which are found in the Western Hemisphere. Skunk Works is a personal memoir written by the chief engineer of Lockheed’s Skunk Works Ben Rick. These compounds are detectable by the human nose at concentrations of … The book tells of his first experiences at Lockheed during the 1950s; it ranges all the way past the First Gulf War. The themes of this poem are sexual desire, and the love Heaney has for his wife. The author describes the varied events that occurred and projects that were undertaken at Lockheed’s aerospace development wing. Nevertheless, the skunk was in the hole. Skunk spray is composed mainly of three low-molecular-weight thiol compounds, (E)-2-butene-1-thiol, 3-methyl-1-butanethiol, and 2-quinolinemethanethiol, as well as acetate thioesters of these. A man is away from his wife and while he is writing in the darkness, a skunk passes by and takes on the qualities of his wife. Summary Plot Overview ... That night, however, a skunk enters the shelter and when Brian yells at the skunk, it sprays him, temporarily blinding him and covering him with a horrible stench. The skunk is protected from predators by its noxious (but non-lethal) squirts from its butt, and it’s evolved a distinctive “aposematic” warning pattern that serves to warn predators to “stay away from me” (predator avoidance can be either learned or genetic). Tajja Isen as Pipsqueak Richard Binsley as Mr. Squiggles Stephany Seki as Num Nums Robert Tinkler as Chunk Skunk (debut) Jenna Warren as Frankie Pamplemousse … "Say It Don't Spray It" is the second segment of the first episode of season 1 of The ZhuZhus.2 1 Summary 2 Characters 3 Plot 4 Broadcast 5 References The Zhus get stuck in the wild after a skunk shows up in their house. Brian perfects his tools and catches a foolbird, his first meat. He had apparently found an open space under the door, slipped in for a look around, and plummeted the eight feet or more to the bottom of the hole. The poem begins with the speaker describing a number of the town’s residents.