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2572: Blown up

10 September 2022

9:00 AM

10 September 2022

9:00 AM

Around the perimeter, beginning at square 1, is a line of poetry (seven words, in ODQ) followed by the title of the poem (six words; one abbreviated word in the original title must be written out in full). Remaining unclued lights are of a kind, suggested by the quotation.



11 Drug ring spread round India (6)

12 Quiet New Year last of all for Jewish community (6)

13 Nothing in drink for succulent plant (4)

14 Awfully neat image, oddly, shows ribbons (7)

20 Girl dancing around current king’s cabinet (7)

21 Save wild birds (4)

27 Lament...

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