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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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In this statement, Ki-Moon said that the primary responsibility falls upon the Syrian government in the cessation of violence and the withdrawal of its forces.
The cost of making good their shoddy work after they have dug up our roads falls upon all of us and that cost runs into hundreds of millions of pounds every year.
But when the shadow of the thieving, ill-tempered dragon Zorg and his brood falls upon the beach, it's up to Allie, Jaxon, and the dragon foundling Niji to fight back with all the cunning and courage they can muster!
So it falls upon the state to take that responsibility.
I have several issues and intend to write to the authorities to air my views, whether or not it falls upon deaf ears is another matter, but thank you so much on behalf of all those poor souls who have forfeited their lives already.