The occipital lobe of the brain is the part of the brain that translates what we see into something the brain can understand. We can understand from this statement that Frank’s brain is not working all too clearly!
" a couple of hedgehogs had had a fight in it "
The moon, probably as Frank sees it - Credit: 阿爾特斯
The moon is obviously not full, so the light coming from it is not too bright. The moon's face changes during the month as its surface is hidden by the earth. The parts not hidden by our planet reflect the sun, and this is the shine that we see from earth. Click here for more about moon phases.
This refers to a legend in Cape Town, South Africa. The Flying Dutchman was a ship from the Netherlands that attempted to go past the Cape of Good Hope at the southern tip of Africa. It was caught in a storm and destroyed, yet people say that you can sometimes catch a glimpse of the ship as it continues to fight its way to the East.