Frank Wendell was the husband of Maude. The two did not quite get along and often yelled at one another. Nevertheless, when Frank heard his wife cry out and entered the kitchen to discover her being absorbed by a green mass, he leaped to her assistance. His efforts were in vain however, and Frank become the clone's second victim. Neighbors hearing their screams thought they were only having an argument.
- In the original short story, Frank's name is Frank Wendal.