Fall of Man

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Noun1.Fall of Man - (Judeo-Christian mythology) when Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden, God punished them by driving them out of the Garden of Eden and into the world where they would be subject to sickness and pain and eventual deathFall of Man - (Judeo-Christian mythology) when Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden, God punished them by driving them out of the Garden of Eden and into the world where they would be subject to sickness and pain and eventual death
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
turning point, landmark, watershed - an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend; "the agreement was a watershed in the history of both nations"
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Surely, the fall from grace is down to those in charge and a review of their students' behaviour needs to be addressed, as their attitude is placing a wider divide between themselves and the local communities, who suffer at the hands of their drunken students.
Without this moment, Ryan could be seen as exploiting its subject, but Landreth implicates himself enough to prevent the mere romanticizing of the fall from grace of a fellow artist.
It is a story of the fall from grace to redemption through the most powerful thing in the world ...