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seekeerz | 23:15 Fri 18th Sep 2020 | Quizzes & Puzzles
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Here are today's shaded clues for you -

4a Traced to the Mayans and Aztecs, a cacao-derived food consumed as a drink by 17th century European aristocrats until its mass production by Fry and later Cadbury in the 1800's [9]

9a Admired in the pastime of 'peeping' any one of the organs of photosynthesis of deciduous trees and other plants turning from green to yellow and red in the autumn [4]

17a Plant from which the goldfinch derived its Anglo Saxon name because of its love of the seeds which is a national symbol of Scotland [7]

49d Colour of the flash of light sometimes seen around the moment of sunrise or sunset [5]


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Thanks Steff and good evening all. 4a. Chocolate 9a. Leaf 17a. Thistle 49d. Green
23:17 Fri 18th Sep 2020
Thanks Steff and good evening all.

4a. Chocolate

9a. Leaf

17a. Thistle

49d. Green
Well done, twix.
Evening all.
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good morning twix, quick off the mark for you today :))
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morning Tony - all well with you ?
Morning Steff, good evening Tony.

Read and write today, no thinking required, although the actual crossword will probably be more complex.
Hiya Steff, I'm ok thanks. Hope things are well with you.
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yes, all good, thanks, we've all been ok so far.
We seem to be getting a second wave of covid 19 up here, Steff. Any sign of a second wave down there ?
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yes I saw that on the news, some frightening figures from Europe as well - so far it's only been Victoria that's had a real outbreak, plus the other eastern states with a few - South Oz has been pretty clear, luckily - there's been some incidents of people acting stupidly, freedom marches etc, in the lockdown areas ....some just don't get the message !!
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I'm off for my breakfast, I'll see you all later :))
there's been some incidents of people acting stupidly, freedom marches etc, in the lockdown areas ....some just don't get the message !!

Similar happening here to, Steff. Enjoy your breakfast.
Admired in the practice of peeping... etc
The second part of the clue is straightforward enough, answerLEAF, but how dies the 'peeping' part fit?
Sorry , that link doesn't work.
//Leaf-peeping.
The pastime of touring to see the colours of the trees change in autumn, a popular activity in New England. ...//
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Is that what ‘peeping’ means - I had no idea Trust the Americans !! Thanks Danny :))

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