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Archive for March 29th, 2007

Independent on Sunday 893 by Quixote – Quite easy

Posted by nmsindy on 29th March 2007

nmsindy.

No particular problem with this one, with the two longest words in the centre coming straightaway from the definitions.

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Independent 6380/Bannsider – bruising

Posted by ilancaron on 29th March 2007

ilancaron.

Solving time: 59′ (missing two answers)

This felt like a fairly hard Times — and I’m going to hazard a guess that Bannsider slums there as well. I spent too much time on the bottom right and finally gave up in disgust. With myself. This, coupled with several wordplays that escape me, makes for an unhappy blogger. Nonetheless some fine clues that left me admiring the compiler (while wallowing in self-loathing of course).

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