• down ⪢⪢
All services from Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google, were down
for thousands of users around the world for two hours on Monday.
○○○ Ahab ⪢⪢
He had a hard face with lines on it from years of sun and wind.
An ugly white line ran down
from the top of his head. Did it go down
to his feet? Who or what did that to him? What fight did he lose so badly?
○○○ Sarasota ⪢⪢
He's playing the piano on a public sidewalk. Anyone can sit down
and play. It's part of an arts project in Sarasota Florida but no one expected this. Pedestrians are taken aback. This video shows him performing for a father and his young son.
○○○ plunge ⪢⪢
These incidents, many caught on video over the past 2 decades, show U.S. military encounters with shadowy objects that seem capable of traveling upwards at 11,000 miles per hour, changing direction and plunging into water without slowing down
○○○ preacher ⪢⪢
Stopped in to a church.
I passed along the way.
Well I got down
on my knees and I pretend to pray.
You know the _____ liked the cold.
He knows I'm gonna stay.
California dreamin' on such a winter's day.
￫ preach, reverend
○○○ lurk ⪢⪢
A coati kitten just 6 weeks old. The time has come for it to leave the safety of the canopy but danger lurks down
there, hungry bush dogs and a spider with venom that will kill.
○○○ hold out ⪢⪢
Suddenly it seems plant-based meat is everywhere, grocery stores, sit down
restaurants even fast food chains but perhaps the world's most famous fast food chain is holding out.
○○○ Paris ⪢⪢
The ghost of revolution still prowls the Paris streets.
all the restless centuries it wanders incomplete.
It speaks inside the cheap red wine of Cafe summer nights.
Its red and amber voices call the cars at traffic lights. #song
○○○ decry ⪢⪢
Hackers associated with anonymous claimed responsibility for taking down
Russian news site RT which many decry as a propaganda outlet for Vladimir Putin.
￫ Russia Today #pronunciation
• 2022-03-02 ⪢⪢
While ordinary people stand ready to fight off their invaders on their home territory, the international community is offering support, weapons and sanctions against Russia hoping to get President Putin to back down
• 1962-10-22 ⪢⪢
Kennedy announced the threat to the nation causing panic and turmoil across the country. Throughout the next several days, the crisis continued to escalate as both sides refused to back down
rain showers ┆ rainstorm ┆ thunderstorm ┆ spitting ┆ drizzling ┆ raining ┆ pouring ┆ down
pour ┆ rain cats and dogs ┆ the sky has opened up ┆ rain on and off ┆ scattered showers ┆ the rain let up ┆ soaked