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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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When that happens, preventive maintenance falls off and equipment falls apart. The best software in the world will not work if the hardware it's programmed into is not top-notch.
Midway through the book, Benita and Raul run away together to a secret location across the island where they live simply until their relationship falls apart. Paul is wounded, and Benita must find a way to get them back home.
Kleem's ambitious new series, "Lost and Found," 2004-2005, is a collection of nocturnal images: Eerily lit pine forests that at first look gothic and grotesque, though this illusion falls apart as soon as it is registered.