It’s up for debate what kind of monster could withstand such an attack, but the skeleton was resilient. It also managed to come back from Maymo’s next cunning battle plan: the nibble. With no nose to target, Maymo had to settle for an eye socket.
The barrage of cute eventually repelled the skeleton, but soon it returned with a vengeance. Maymo was over his initial fright, though. The scene that followed was more Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” than Dawn of the Dead. There was even a dance number.