Evitando as Brasileiradas
"Acabou a força!"
Other possibilities: The power went out, There was a power outage; We had a blackout.
In Episode 10, Lieutenant Columbo searches Clifford’s home and finds his suit covered with fibers. Then they have a meeting with Clifford’s lawyer, but when Columbo sees Clifford’s unfinished cigar, he loses all interest in the meeting.
In Episode 11, Columbo tells Patrick he went to check the minimart where Clifford claims he bought cough drops. What he discovered there leaves him completely stumped.