• When a honeybee stings a person, they leave a scent mark on their victim that smells a lot like bananas. When one beekeeper had bananas for breakfast and then tried to stock his beehive, the insects poured out and stung him to death. Why an experienced beekeeper would do this was a matter for much conjecture.


Siloquies and Soliloquies on Death, Life and Other Interludes, 2016