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My last. It has been asked before but not answered. "Ronald's old Dutch anecdotes one has not quite got over (5)." I have I - A - A. Because of one of the tricks of the puzzle, I think that first name...
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20d. What's numbered 14 – 14 as source of strength (6). I have – I – E – S. 14, which is referenced in several clues, is WORD FOR WORD. I'm wondering about SINEWS for the strength, but can't...
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Have the answer, I think (CREATION), but need parsing: "Our start and our end perhaps, short of money? (8)"...
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Finished, but there is one I can't parse. "About to welcome group flying in port (4)." The crossers, B and N, would suggest OBAN as the port, but I can't for the life of me see why (though O BAN, I...
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Can anyone parse these, please? All are from today's Vlad in the Guardian. I got all by guesswork, and all appear to be correct. But I can't fully work out why in any case....
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Spread out on this beachhead, absolute beauty (6, 4). I have -U-T-R D-B- A person's name, perhaps?
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Local love in action, how alluring you are! (6). I have - H - O - R. Thanks; it's my last one. RB.
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County boundary area (6). Have ?A?A?R. May be themed (given name).
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5d. Relief for suffering fan sealing last passage on top of Menabilly (2-7). I have (pretty sure): ??-C?D?M?L The puzzle has a Daphne du Maurier theme, and Menabilly is the house she leased in...
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Every clue seems to have been asked and answered except my final two: Swimmer or observer? (9) – O – D – N – – – Funny reaction, as God's start moving in right direction. (7) A – L – R...
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Dire Straits appearing in Cairo, Lichtenstein and Monaco, among others (7) I have - - T - S - S for sure, and the first letter is probably A. ARTISTS? Fits the meaning, but I can’t figure those...
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Rooms regularly needed in good condition, where visitors reportedly crashed (7). I have R?S?E?L, so RUSSELL or RESPELL could fit, but I have no idea why. It’s my last one....
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Tough material with zero camouflage (6). I have - X - I - E. Special instructions say to omit the X in the wordplay. This is my last one.
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Precious little deeper than bottom of pit (4). Have –W–E. My last one....
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A blast from the past, one pulled by puller we hear? (8). I have -R-K-T-E, but that doesn't help. Thanks.
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Not really a question, but I wonder how many think this is deeply flawed? Themed answers without further definition are well and good, but there has to be some discipline to the theme, not Let's make...
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9. Bold page - auspicious. N ? R ? N ? Can't confirm these letters, though, because of the unusual nature of this puzzle. 24. Which may help the steersman shoot (6) ? I ? L ? R. Possibly TILLER, but...
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Held up by queen, a jocular [cartoon strip](4). I have - E - A - , but I don't know many comics. LOI....
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Last one: 1d. I produce powerful retro Affleck vehicle that is (cutting speed) still quite hard to see (15). I have -I-R-P-O-O-R-P- and several thoughts for parts of the answer, but none giving me the...
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Insertions into headless French right-winger's works of scholarship (10). I have (I think) E-E-T-E-E-, and assume that (L)E PEN comes in there something. But I can't think of a word that fits!

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