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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.
When Sylvia is murdered, suspicion immediately falls upon Cathy, and to prove her innocence she must find the real killer
Seriously, the point of my original letter was that if half of the travellers on a bus do not pay then it falls upon the rest to pay more, therefore putting up the prices which prevent families from using bus travel.
Weir, the newly-appointed captain of Everton, has 40 caps and knows that the responsibility of keeping the immense force of Carew at bay falls upon his shoulders.