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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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when a high tension electricity wire fell upon them.
LODHRAN -- A four members family, including a couple and their two minor children: a boy and girl: were killed after a high voltage electricity wire fell upon while riding a bull-cart them here on Sunday.
"When I say "wrath," I mean the moral opprobrium and economic power that fell upon them.
The final duty of the evening fell upon Guild Brother John Barton who gave the Vote of Thanks.
The car was badly damaged as the truck rimmed into it and fell upon it.
Lindor Hazelnut Winter Edition, PS4.89 a box, supermarkets nationwide We fell upon this new and nutty limited edition flavour like a bunch of starving chocoholic squirrels stocking up for winter.
When the building with units A to I toppled, Unit H fell upon Unit A on the southern side of the building, while Unit I fell upon Unit G on the north, making it hard for people in those two units to escape.
But the 1935 structure fell upon hard times back in the 1990s and has been boarded up ever since.
NNA - In a press conference by Zahle Deputies Bloc on Sunday, following their meeting devoted to discussing the cement factory project in their City, they stressed that "the final word belongs to the people in this matter." "The cement factory issue fell upon the people of Zahle like a catastrophe, due to all the side effects it has at the health, environment and economic levels," said MP Joseph Bou Khater, Head of the Bloc, in response to the State Shoura Council's decision to approve the factory establishment.
! Jakarta, Jumada I 14, 1435, March 15, 2014, SPA -- Artificial rain fell upon the provincial capital of Riau on Indonesia's Sumatra island Saturday after several weeks of smog pollution from nearby forest and bush fires, dpa quoted an official as saying.
The leader was rescued unharmed by delegates, who fell upon the attacker before him being driven out by security.
The hell won't fall that fell upon Baghdad and Coventry.