Sundown (Lost)

"Sundown" is the sixth television episode of the American Broadcasting Company's sixth season of the serial drama television series Lost and 109th episode overall. The episode aired on March 2010, on ABC in the United States; the episode was written by co-executive producer Paul Zbyszewski and story editor Graham Roland and directed by Bobby Roth. Sayid Jarrah is the character. In 2007, Claire Littleton delivers a message from The Man in Black. Due to this, Sayid Jarrah is tasked by Dogen to kill the Man in Black, who gives Sayid a difficult decision. In the "flash-sideways", Sayid is drawn into a family crisis. Following the events of the season premiere, "LA X", Sayid Jarrah arrives at the home of his brother and Omer's wife, Nadia. Late one night, Omer tells Sayid that he borrowed a substantial amount of money from a loan shark but had paid it back; the loan shark has told Omer that he will owe interest forever. Omer asks Sayid to help with his problem. Sayid refuses; the next day, Omer is beaten and Nadia begs Sayid not to get involved.

Nadia and Sayid discuss their feelings for each other, leading Sayid to tell Nadia that he doesn't deserve her. On, Sayid is taken to see the loan shark, Martin Keamy. While leaving the scene, he stumbles across Jin-Soo Kwon, tied up in a freezer. Following the events of the previous episode, "Lighthouse", Sayid confronts Dogen about the poison pill. Dogen claims, they get into a struggle. At the same time, the Man in Black sends Claire Littleton into the temple to ask Dogen to come out, he refuses to leave the temple and imprisons Claire. He gives Sayid a dagger and instructs him to kill the Man in Black, in order to prove that he is still a good person. Sayid does as instructed; the Man in Black explains that Dogen never expected Sayid to succeed, only to get himself killed in the attempt. He says that if Sayid cooperates, he can have anything he wants, including a dead loved one. Sayid is sent back to the temple with a message for the Others. Sayid delivers the Man in Black's ultimatum to the Others: any who do not leave the Temple before sundown will be killed.

This causes a panic among the Others. Amidst the chaos, Kate Austen returns to the temple in her search for Claire, she confronts Lennon. Kate explains that she has been raising Claire's son, for the past three years but is unable to continue speaking with her. Meanwhile, Sayid confronts Dogen, who reveals how he came to the island: several years ago, he was a businessman in Japan who became drunk one night and caused a car accident that killed his 12-year-old son. Jacob visited them in the hospital and offered to heal Dogen's son in exchange for Dogen coming to the island and never returning. After Dogen finishes his story, Sayid drowns him. Afterward, he kills Lennon by slitting his throat. Dogen's death allows the Man in Black to enter the temple and attack the Others as the Smoke Monster. Ilana, Sun-Hwa Kwon, Frank Lapidus and Ben Linus arrive at the temple shortly after the attack begins, searching for the other candidates. While there, Sun finds out. Ben flees when he sees that Sayid has killed Dogen and Lennon.

Kate goes after Claire. Ilana, Sun and Miles Straume flee through a secret passage. After the attack, which leaves everyone dead, Sayid and Kate join the Others with the Man in Black outside the temple; this episode is the first to be co-written by Graham Roland. The episode received positive reviews. Metacritic awarded a score of 82 out of 100; this was up on the previous week's episode, which scored a 71 out of 100. Cynthia Littleton of Variety described it as "one of the creepiest and craziest episodes of'Lost' ever." "Sundown" at ABC "Sundown" on IMDb "Sundown" at

John Yule Mackay

John Yule Mackay was a Scottish Anatomist and Academic who served as the second Principal of University College Dundee. Mackay started his academic career as a student at the University of Glasgow. In 1881 he graduated with a MB CM and four years was awarded an MD, he served as assistant to Professor John Cleland, who held the chair of anatomy. He was appointed lecturer in embryology at Glasgow, holding that position until 1894. In 1888 a report he wrote on'The development of the branchial arches in birds’ was published in Philosophical Transactions. According to Michael Shafe, Mackay played a key role in setting up the Student Representative Council at the University of Glasgow by raising funds and negotiating between the University authorities and students. In 1894 he left Glasgow when was appointed Professor of Anatomy at Dundee, he was awarded an LLD by the University. The year after Mackay arrived at Dundee, the College's Principal William Peterson left the College and Mackay was appointed as his successor, an appointment made permanent in 1897.

He continued to act as Professor of Anatomy until 1925. Nicknamed'The Chief', Shafe describes him as'a good administrator with a fine business mind'. Early his term in office, University College became a part of the University of St Andrews after a prolonged battle. In 1896 along with Cleland, his former superior at Glasgow, he produced the works Textbook of Human Anatomy and Dictionary of Dissection. In 1902 he became chairman of General Medical Council’s educational committee; this was followed in 1920 by his appointment as a member of the Scottish Consultative Council on Medical and Allied Services. These additional responsibilities combined with his teaching and administrative duties at Dundee meant he had no time for additional research. Mackay served as principal throughout the Great War; when the College's War Memorial was unveiled in 1922, he spoke of the College's pride in its students and younger teaching staff who had joined the forces during the conflict, as well as the grief felt for those who had fallen.

In October 1924 Mackay delivered a historic public lecture on'Primitive Man' at University College. This was the inaugural lecture in a series held in partnership with the Dundee Naturalists Society; this series was the start of what would evolve into the University of Dundee's Saturday Evening Lecture Series, which celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2014. Although in failing health, he remained Principal until 1930. Mackay died unmarried on 30 March 1930, his funeral took place in Dundee’s St Enoch’s Church, where he had been an elder, he was buried in Barnhill Cemetery