A sudden or complete loss of courage and firmness in the face of trouble or danger; overwhelming and disabling terror; a sinking of the spirits; consternation; Condition fitted to dismay; ruin; To disable with alarm or apprehensions; to depress the spirits or courage of; to deprive of firmness ...
(dismayed) To have the emotion of dismay
(dismayed) [adj.] strongly disappointed and concerned
(dismayed) sudden or complete loss of courage; utter disheartenment
(dismayed) troubled, distressed
To be dismayed is to be forcably removed from the month of may. Being dismayed is similar to being knocked into the middle of next week, only with the obviously more drastic consequences. Unless it's the last week of may, in which case, it's the same thing.
Loss of courage or confidence before danger. Fearful worry.