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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Blunt in her assessments - she describes Eddie Dawson, the Carolina Klan leader, as ``a mean, ignorant, petty weasel of a man'' - Mann resists falling upon her subjects with yea or nay.
While the rest of the bunch searches for weasel room, Mike nobly rescues the administration by grabbing the sword and falling upon it himself.
However, these claims for contemporary relevance seem to be falling upon the deliberately deaf ears of policy makers.