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Archive for November 28th, 2011

Independent 7837 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 28th November 2011


Gentle, pleasing, puzzle from Quixote, solved very fast for me, 16 mins.     A few words that I did not know or had forgotten but was able to get them quite quickly from the clear wordplay.

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Guardian Quiptic 628 / Arachne

Posted by Eileen on 28th November 2011


This is the first Quiptic I have blogged – as a one-off stand-in for Pierre today — and I was delighted to discover it was an Arachne.

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Guardian 25,491 by Orlando

Posted by PeeDee on 28th November 2011


A lovely crossword to start the week, with some very elegant clues.  Trickier than the usual monday Rufus, but still with enough easy starters to get a beginner going, so just right methinks.  Unfortunately I’m going out early today so I had to rush this one and could not give it the time it deserved.  I like to sip my crosswords like fine wine, rather than trying to ‘down them in one’ for a fast time

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