Posted by flashling on September 7th, 2010
Well, what have we here, Phi on a Tuesday, unusual. Still a mostly gentle ride today.
1 Repapered, REP + APE + RED
6 Sugar, Sweet. Don’t get the wordplay here, it’s probably obvious but I just don’t see it.
9 Amsterdam, Master with MA reversed + DAM
10 Viral, Vial around R
11 Sweater Girls, Pin ups I suppose, S(erious) + Weather Girls without H(unky)
14 Disgrace, Dig + Race around S
15 Nevada, E + V(ocalised) in Nada (Spanish for Nothing)
17 Epochs, long time – COP (get) in SHE reversed
19 Offshore, O(ld) F(ellow) FORE about SH
22 Bloodstained, Anag of Oboist landed
25 Proud, Prud(e) about O
26 Short List, L(ine) IS, LIS(t) A short “list”
27 Dingy D(uke) IN G(enerall)Y
28 Ritornell, Anag of Tenor in (T)RILL, A repeated musical passage
1 Rhapsodies, Anag of Prose I dash
2 Possession, Posses (Gangs of people helping a sheriff) + Son around I, needing exorcism.
3/24 Prester John, a c.12th Legendary King in China. Pester Around R + John (toliet). I did spend a while wondering
if it was Prest + ER and thinking what does prest have to do with bother, oh well.
4 Redirect, RED + IRE + CT
5 Dimwit, TIMID reversed about W
6 Saville, Jenny Saville English Painter. A in S Ville
7 Germ, Hidden in Dan(GER M)oney
8 Rule, Ru(BB)le without the books
12 Mayonnaise, Anag of AmyInsane around O
13 Sacerdotal, S(pecial) + (Altar code)* – Priestly. Nice surface I thought.
16 Offshoot, (T)offs + hoot
18 Holiday, Hold around I + A Y(ear)
20 Scatter, Cat(whip) in Ster(n)
21 Dowser, Do + W(i)ser
23 Spud, no, not Slang for potato but the knife used to make holes in the ground to plant them. S(econd) + Pud – Hand