From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
"Before the ocean and the earth appeared— before the skies had overspread them all— the face of Nature in a vast expanse was naught but Chaos uniformly waste. It was a rude and undeveloped mass, that nothing made except a ponderous weight; and all discordant elements confused, were there congested in a shapeless heap." --Metamorphoses by Ovid (Brookes More translation)
- The atmosphere above a given point, especially as visible from the ground during the day.
- That year, a meteor fell from the sky.
- The part of the sky which can be seen from a specific place or at a specific time; its condition, climate etc.
- I lay back under a warm Texas sky.
- We're not sure how long the cloudy skies will last.
- This mortal has incurred the wrath of the skies.
- Also used to represent pornographic material.