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Rather than "never mean[ing] anything," Sula's meanings are endless, incomplete always missed.
The variable referent of "girl" (Nel's invocation to Sula or to herself) points to language's plurisignifying potential to evoke missed people (others), the missed self, missed meanings, and all the desire encompassed in those yearnings for the "missed.
After Thompson missed the first free throw, Bruins coach Ben Howland said the junior guard was supposed to miss the second one but instead banked it in before the Trojans ran out the clock.
Thompson had a chance to force a second overtime with a jumper from the left side, but it missed the mark.
Some of the others got some words I might have missed,'' the trophy-clutching Smith said after Monday's 13th annual California Association of Homes and Services for the Aging Spelling Bee held in Pasadena.
The Chancellors missed four free throws in the final minute which could have given them the lead, and Dorsey escaped with a 47-45 victory Friday night at Cal State Los Angeles.