From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
In their walk, Mr. and Mrs. Shandy have stopped directly opposite the Widow's house. They pause to see what's going on. Trim is telling his story, and Mr. Shandy is impatient. When he sees them turn away to march around the house, he gets really irritated.