Once, Frank left a window opened in the Doyles apartment, letting in their greatest fear: a bee. The bee was inside their apartment for 4 minutes. Both Frank and Sadie remember this moment well, and are wary about opening their windows or balcony doors because of it.
The Bee Incident is referenced in several episodes
- "do you want to fly about the room like that time a bee got in here?" (Second Star to the Wrong)
- Djinn and Tonic (TAH #76)
- The Haunting of Howard Schroeder (TAH #93)
- Frank: The bee "circles like a very small air shark"
- Sadie: The bee "has a knife for a bottom and can at any time tushie stab any one of us"
- The Wits Crossover
- It's a Bad Bad Bad Bad Bad Bad Bad World (TAH #219)
- Sadie fears that the knock at the window could be caused by a bee with hands in Straight on til Mourning (TAH #226)