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It was a flat ending to a nine-play, 70-yard drive, during which Tampa Bay quarterback Tom Brady hit wide receiver Mike Evans for 31 yards.

The extended cut was originally released after BioWare faced backlash for the controversy surrounding the game’s endings, which players felt did not reflect their in-game choices up until that point.

As I sat for hour after hour, trying to put words to these experiences, I struggled with the fact that there was no ending.

While there is much to enjoy in “The Rib King,” the ending goes off the rails a bit, with too many minor characters and plot points introduced too swiftly.

The ending was particularly painful, but the ride was electric.

For many years afterward it was a never-ending topic of conversation, and is more or less talked of even to this day.

And more than that—the world is ending because of the changes that many of us see as positive.

The blast was so strong,” he said, “we thought the world was ending.

Why is the ‘Kroll Show’ ending its hilarious run after only three seasons?

Later, as I was writing the book, I discovered the power of another reason for ending my book, basically, in 1978.

My station was on the right of the line, where the breastwork, ending in a redoubt, was steep and high.

Certainly there are no five miles equal in rugged grandeur to those beginning just below and ending above West Point.

In the operations ending in Ulm the second corps formed part of the left wing.

From an active state of resistance the ego traversed a descending curve ending in absolute passivity.

This is the proper ending to every demand for an encore in “Le Grillon,” and it never fails to bring one.


On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ending, such as: closure, completion, denouement, finale, outcome, and period.

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