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Archive for November 23rd, 2006

Independent 6273/Mass – Painful for me

Posted by neildubya on 23rd November 2006

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Something of a bruising encounter for me and I’m still licking the wounds. I find Mass puzzles very tough – enjoyable, but tough. Matters weren’t helped by getting 19A and 22a wrong and there were a number of answers which I was half-sure were right (9A, 15A, 7D, 14D) but not sure enough to fill anything in, so that deprived me of checking letters for other clues. The kind of crossword that makes me think that they’re not my 8D after all! Read the rest of this entry »

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Guardian 23931/Quantum – easy top half

Posted by linxit on 23rd November 2006

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Solving time – approx 12 mins.

I got three of the four perimeter 15-letter entries straight away and had the top half finished in under 3 minutes, then lost a bit of momentum and struggled a bit with the bottom half.

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