SighLent Prairie

4 03 2013

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Clues:

Across

1. Enacts joyful rites with best cereal mixture (10)

9. Exact length shortened for God Most High (2).

11. Superimposed – or not. (2)

12. 50 on the paten stirred a world. (6)

13. Cats curled up by deeds of early Christians. (4)

14. Oh! Cog might turn for clam-shell. (5)

17. Taken en passant. (2)

19. Made bagpipe noise with twisted red silk. (7)

21. In short, that means the confused deist. (2)

22. Large scale cam or coil. (5)

24. The leavening agents are out of the compromised stayer. (5)

25. Assume that the pope’s purse is turned inside out. (10)

28. Actually Rome, briefly, was a Moabite city. (2)

29. Voter turnout for a hoard of objects. (5)

30. Rage overhauled by aging agent. (4)

32. Libation rite for Bonaventure’s Latin pilgrimage. (4)

33. Echo from tenets resounds under canvas. (5)

35. Heaven open – a little! (2)

37. Exist before everything? (2)

38. Dad shortly in Pittsburgh. (2)

40. Nomadic truce brokered without majority acceptance. (12)

Down

1. Does the cross deacon tempt one to despise? (8)

2. A nurse half the height of the font. (2)

3. The European Community’s lower house. (2)

4. But a lock turned out the lights. (8)

5. A little royal automobile club of the inland. (5)

6. Got in? Preach no conversion brought about by human beings. (13)

7. Stole folded by teaching English to speakers of other languages. (5)

8. And an alien?

10. Behold Hosea and Gomer’s little daughter! (2)

15. Orangey seraph transferred to boiling spring. (6)

16. Rare test of times of prayer apart. (8)

18. Rap around the equivalent. (3)

19. Short and simple random sample. (3)

20. A penny letter indeed. (3)

21. Is a Muslim Jesus. (3)

23. Anglican – to begin with! (2)

26. Taper bent with much foolish speaking. (5)

27. Apparent in poverty. (5)

31. Kopje hurdled by speeding charioteer. (4)

32. Inherit embossed cross detail. (4)

34. Pa’s Jacuzzi. (3)

36. Abbreviated Old Norse. (2)

37. Buddhist era. (2)

38. Archaeological team in place. (2)

39. In Washington area. (2)





July Upset

30 06 2012

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Across

1. Am I not up to turn up for an ideal society? (7)

7. Has on an alteration to cry “Please save us” in Hebrew. (7)

13. Those like Mary are into services of matrimony  (5)

14. With soul Urubus cross Ayers Rock. (5)

15. Cask unplugged shortly at Alice Springs Kennel Club. (4)

16. Damaged coin has images of saints. (4)

17. Can he confuse Tsar Nicholas as he fixes it in place? (4)

19. Raved wildly without energy because starting acute viral respiratory disease. (4)

20. Jute cloth spread out at tea. (3)

22. Game cube may cease to exist. (3)

23. Working group in Frisbee throwing. (3)

24. GPS software in semaphore. (3)

25. Cheats cradles. (5)

27. Water frozen in chalice. (3)

28. Sure, not broken in shaving crown for religious vows. (7)

32. Therefore, French day lengthens so we can stay over. (7)

36. South-east ocean grows stormy then calms. (5)

37. Less a turning than keeps secure. (5)

38. Backed dual canticle for praise. (4)

39. The Muslim people in consummation. (4)

40. Calibre determined cross-cultivated. (4)

42. Soirees belonging to Adam’s wives. (4)

43. Beer left off sale. (3)

45. By main airport in Western Australia. (3)

46. You rest seldom in short years. (3)

47. Conquered in wonderland. (3)

49. In the film I move in twitches. (5)

51. Pointed brass in Chopin. (3)

52. Gives in to fluttering eyelids without energy. (6)

53. The Tau sign I twirl for Jesuit father. (8)

 

Down

1. Furiously atone tin Nun Lilly? Not on purpose! (15)

2. Gran on my Alsatian side to begin with. (3)

3. To die in the passage. (4)

4. The RE kid stirred and got on my nerves. (5)

5. The infarct ticker crossed the far northern parts. (6)

6. Any short letters for New York? (2)

7. Hurry up to Hebrew University. (2)

8. Green fruits from drinking tea from crushed violets. (6)

9. Curse broken with French sweetener. (5)

10. Dora comes back with one sceptre. (1,3)

11. Religious women in annunciation. (3)

12. Cape accent turned on for assent. (10)

18. Number in succession a breath away from the confused heiress. (6)

19. Head sister to get you out of damaged sub base. (6)

21. Let nun burrow? (6)

24. The Gorgon is wildly amused. (6)

26. In charge, I see briefly. (2)

29. Remove the bee from the abba’s smashed motor-car. (4)

30. Why does usury right away take its place? (5)

31. Purchase back a twisted little Middle Eastern reed? (6)

33. Our Eve turned out for work in France. (6)

34. Ninja messenger carried over to the brother of the Lord. (5)

35. I exit the broken down limos for cave-dwelling amphibians. (4)

41. Prod around for a globule. (4)

42. Looking into obeying. (5)

44. Crossed geysers to the limit. (4)

47. West Australian detective inspector briefly stirs the Biblical creek. (4)

48. The burden changes for intellect. (4)

50. Seven Romans in Reduviidae beetles! (3)

 





Off-June

1 06 2012

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Across

1. Dealt ex-shuffle and lifted high. (7)

7. Who rips awkwardly into prayer and praise? (7)

13. Holy folded satin. (5)

14. The prefatory remarks are into the poem. (5)

15. Paradoxical milk in philosophy. (4)

16. Close pair cross lady adjudicator. (4)

17. I get out of the adieu resolving at the National Park in NSW. (4)

19. A lab raided for chief Canaanite god. (4)

20. Why Hebrew begins its names for Jesus and THE LORD. (3)

22. First Saint George’s College. (3)

23. In law, in short, the thing speaks for itself. (3)

24. Pious Franciscan priest. (3)

25. Firstly how really uninitiated entrants notice the World of Warcraft character! (5)

27. Pray or a cross Roman will! (3)

28. Biblical book burns me topsy-turvy. (7)

32. Three-in-one try about short initials. (7)

36. Donkeys in classes! (5)

37. Conceals cow-skins. (5)

38. Salt unloaded at the end. (4)

39. The Mede turned away from the Greek town. (4)

40. Turns, aids Egyptian port. (4)

42. Soutane atones the fastidious cross. (4)

43. Initiates Humanity in Action. (3)

45. Firstly your neighbourhood office. (3)

46. I’ll return shortly in choirs. (3)

47. Pitch stirred for craft. (3)

49. Wombat lashed across map book. (5)

51. One turned up in the Age. (3)

52. Caring little volume of gin – both stirred. (6)

53. Can I be of puzzled servants a saint? (8)

Down

1. When stirred, I levy red nun hell for English spiritual writer. (6,9)

2. Fire residue in midrash. (3)

3. Turn the dial put to rest. (4)

4. Clay slabs turned up on islet? (5)

5. Enfold one hug: it is sufficient. (6)

6. Doctor of Theology initially. (2)

7. Little worship place. (2)

8. Take 500 from the disassembled android to make a priest. (6)

9. Lay, or kingly? (5)

10. Fasten aquatic mammal with wax? (4)

11. Mark Holocaust Memorial day. (3)

12. Got help, pry loose the rock carving. (10)

18. From one side to the other of one gibbet. (6)

19. Bend the bar: a single respiration. (6)

21. Gloomy as mild mixture. (6)

24. Aspire to laud. (6)

26. You are the original city. (2)

29. Bishop sees adoration story to begin with. (4)

30. South Australia, I hear, to try composition. (5)

31. Retain damaged eye membrane. (6)

33. Brewed red, sir, for those on horseback. (6)

34. New notions turn aside. (5)

35. Meant a lesser National Emergency Management Team. (4)

41. O, Ted, mixed up and foolishly fond! (4)

42. Not in a new oratory to begin with. (5)

44. A Jewish month in Israel’s second city. (4)

47. Father of Swedish pop band? (4)

48. Coastal Biblical city for a car wheel. (4)

50. Drop heavily into globe. (3)





An article among my puzzling clues (3)

3 05 2012

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Across

1. Tangled biz tape to initiate. (7)

7. Pour a tin Pym’s right away into ear-drums. (7)

13. Leans crazily in the narrow ways. (5)

14. Bizarre, wired badly. (5)

15. Bishop enters across the candid. (4)

16. Wane curiously again. (4)

17. Maria left off singing. (4)

19. Puzzling tory from W.A. state government. (4)

20. An article from the redeployed aide for the end of Ramadan. (3)

22. Ta-ta for now smaller by 4, I hear. (3)

23. Will land regeneration begin to work in NSW lakes region?

24. Invisible fluid melody. (3)

25. Short holy year about one sweet food. (5)

27. The French island does lie crooked. (3)

28. Estimation of onion about 3.1416. (7)

32. Travel on spilled oil to African capital. (7)

36. In attempting to lead into evil. (5)

37. Do sin tangled in Middle Eastern coastal town. (5)

38. We are out of orbit with a death notice. (4)

39. Pile for burning in copyreaders? (4)

40. Dog items cross first the office of Government Internet Technology. (4)

42. Protocol to cross a young horse. (4)

43. Anger in a biretta? (3)

45. Small printers’ measures  for Episcopal News Service. (3)

46. Bass left off donkey. (3)

47. Animal coat in unfurling. (3)

49. Yoga muted across range. (5)

51. Sparkling rill right off Religion in Life. (3)

52. Praised mixed dual short edition. (6)

53. Can deeds be raised to heaven? (8)

Down

1. Rig calico oblate crazy to be involved in the study of bacteria. (15)

2. Plod right away to Palestinian party. (3)

3. Stir, pat a plate of hors d’oeuvre. (4)

4. Take an electron from the entire mix; it will be inactive. (5)

5. Hit Zen uncertainly at the highest point. (6)

6. Even small Spain is on the Web. (2)

7. Short of terrawatts? (2)

8. Buy Earl Yarlborough’s annual crossing. (6)

9. The Little Brother dropped third. (3)

10. Hear supplication sempre yawing. (4)

11. Brief the assistant deputy warden. (3)

12. Train thief transgresses many religions. (10)

18. Nation bent to make Messiah. (6)

19. We test off-key bird songs. (6)

21. Snake excavated twisted neck-wear. (6)

24. Put energy into annoy one taken at random. (3,3)

26. Not leaving the Netherlands, in short. (2)

29. Anti-Christian Emperor lives in generosty. (4)

30. Icon in the pilgrimage. (5)

31. Giving preference to adopt ingenious traverse. (6)

33. Puzzled, I sport a quick retort. (6)

34. Why slid awkwardly into short poems. (5)

35. Carry strong wine. (4)

41. Rats scattered before Russian king. (4)

42. Little Aussies immersed in centilitres of  net head coverings. (5)

44. Cure until unbleached colour. (4)

47. US car to cross river. (4)

48. Deer backed away into marsh grass. (4)

50. I am Aboriginal shelter for MU. (3)





April brain showers

1 04 2012

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Across

1. Cash pal turns up for Easter. (7)

7. Five set about a mood for celebration. (7)

13. A nail bent in woody plant. (5)

14. Scots noble says be out of bridal wreath. (5)

15. Dog barks in disturbed French countryside. (4)

16. Laced muesli made to lose weight. (4)

17. Generous in twopence. (4)

19. Cease in postoperative phase. (4)

20. Pray in Latin with broken oar. (3)

22. Youth leaders only in nylons. (3)

23. This man among the apostles. (3)

24. For hearing in rear. (3)

25. The norm I break to join the Friars. (5)

27. Are out of windy rows to scatter seed. (3)

28. The ill-matched pair met the Archbishop. (7)

32. I cry all upset at the song-like poem. (7)

36. Picture puzzle straddles pure bushland. (5)

37. Leaven kneaded as yet. (5)

38. Take notice of Gospel writer! (4)

39. Visa turned down by car hire place. (4)

40. An article from the spurious saint: lice eggs? (4)

42. Ears bent for war god. (4)

43. Car turns a half-circle. (3)

45. Go to court in suede. (3)

46. Beginnings of a liturgy news network. (3)

47. The blood-coloured crusader edifies the cross? (3)

49. Seek Kay dementedly on bent legs. (5)

51. Draw out liquid from staplers. (3)

52. Lay rye crookedly once every 12 months. (6)

53. The pastor can take an article from the worked over sherd heap. (8)

Down

1. I’ll sail choppy ho! wild seas in a reflective frame of mind. (15)

2. Joyously done in artful secrecy. (3)

3. Cross Lake Lucia on greeting. (4)

4. Pay HP mixture to be blessed by good fortune. (5)

5. Archbishop lost at Le Mans! (6)

6. Sing Los Angeles! (2)

7. Flourished briefly in Tallahassee. (2)

8. Feaster left out at the Resurrection! (6)

9. Grain bins found in psilosis. (5)

10. Stumble nimbly – on voyage, perhaps? (4)

11. Identity management in short. (3)

12. Entranced hall rented in ruins. (10)

18. Loud sounds are not confused seniors! (6)

19. Not fast taking energy from the blended yellows. (6)

21. I’ll plough up farm if I can declare positively. (6)

24. The heretical El sect saves by eternal choosing. (6)

26. Negative Order. (2)

29. Average nasty. (4)

30. Will the kibitzing rabbis be out of shelters in France? (5)

31. Thank you kindly twice for little Thai rickshaw. (6)

33. To have a longing desire for wines, I hear, around ear. (6)

34. Jet black in contravention. (5)

35. Egyptian deity in crisis. (4)

41. Apostle saint covering enrolled nurses. (4)

42. 100 out of the tumble-down chapel begin Hebrew alphabet. (5)

44. Flamenco dancers turn around after the music ends. (4)

47. Come back from the dead in Pharisee terminology. (4)

48. Artificially coloured, I hear, before resurrection. (4)

50. Initially it is evangelism as service. (3)





March Hair Tangle

2 03 2012

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Across

1. Go by Leach or tour around with singing group. (7)

7. Extend over trips; alter Biblical song book. (7)

13. The Authorised Version in what did the holy man in Wales. (5)

14. Mobs, I hear, with flowering herbs. (5)

15. Slide and meet cathedral’s priest. (4)

16. Burro ancient equine colour. (4)

17. Ceased to exist in parodied piece. (4)

19. Gospel bottled in demijohns. (4)

20. A thousand out of the stirred balm on the white robe. (3)

22. PNG town in bougainvillea. (3)

23. Eggs in supernova. (3)

24. Prohibit lawyers. (3)

25. The twisted ear is to be lifted up. (5)

27. Rococo even passed over little old Anglican Church. (3)

28. Upset nine for the hell of fire! (7)

32. Little Pan-African Congress on condition that Jesus Christ in Rome will keep it peaceful. (7)

36. One hundred Bornean mahogany out of the stormy lacuna. (5)

37. Gnocchi rerolls across the person who rents. (5)

38. Always within the believer. (4)

39. Nothing out of folded yogas is redolent with the herb. (4)

40. Makes mistake: I am not on the broken riser. (4)

42. What belongs to little Alfred is in the calfskin. (4)

43. Neat aorist bridges Chinese way. (3)

45. Why not cosy with Eastern Church from Serbia? (3)

46. Those who look after animals found inside – coveting. (3)

47. Rot put back over headland. (3)

49. Gets feet wet as dew re-forms. (5)

51. The skipping ram is set to spoil. (3)

52. Halcyon Derry is across there. (6)

53. Trust ads spread around like interstellar particles. (8)

 

Down

1. Can nosy malice stop a disturbance in a kind and altruistic manner? (15)

2. Overdosed on strange. (3)

3. Name poorly read Arab leader. (4)

4. A vial spilled was sufficient to do the trick. (5)

5. Bridged violin earned a straight line. (6)

6. Executive Director began to edit. (2)

7. Pages of small peas. (2)

8. She gets around a little Remotely Operative Vehicle just before Lent. (6)

9. Tarnished a halo when welcomed to Hawaii. (5)

10. Connect solo Anglican on credit. (4)

11. Disemvowelled Texan. (3)

12. Disturbed rest recurs when brings back from the dead. (10)

18. The minister canoed clumsily. (6)

19. Biased J hopes to be Pharaoh’s offsider. (6)

21. Make someone puzzled by confusing flea shortly before. (6)

24. I get out briefly of high church architectural feature. (6)

26. Moon ten of Jupiter? (2)

29. The Mother of All a well-turned cornice. (4)

30. Us? Err? Confused by those who regret. (5)

31. Not wide nor war turns up. (6)

33. Lassie set loose among the pews. (6)

34. Special skill in aeroplanes. (5)

35. Is e.g. mixed up with the independent evangelical groups. (4)

41. Inveigling money by deceit put a hundred on Sam. (4)

42. Hail, Regina Terrae, and turn away. (5)

44. Hope not in a cross that is not closed. (4)

47. You and you, Roman, are a famous and much-loved bishop. (4)

48. Beginner mixed up in affray. (4)

50. The sad German is back. (3)