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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4075 on: Yesterday at 09:52:36 am »
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Here's the corrected clue:

Put a spell on a distressed rodent (8, 6, 8 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4076 on: Yesterday at 11:43:10 am »
... can we take it that the word count is supposed to be ( 8, 6, 8 ) ?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4077 on: Yesterday at 12:12:53 pm »
That's right Andys - fell foul of the 8 bracket emoji 8)
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4078 on: Yesterday at 10:59:18 pm »
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"Haberdashery in Shanghai perhaps?"  (3,5,4)

Eey-up, andys, I was under the impression that haberdashery is stuff to do with sewing – needles and thread, rolls ofcloth, that kind of stuff . . . . ???

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4079 on: Today at 09:26:05 am »
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"Haberdashery in Shanghai perhaps?"  (3,5,4)

Eey-up, andys, I was under the impression that haberdashery is stuff to do with sewing – needles and thread, rolls ofcloth, that kind of stuff . . . . ???

Yeeees - but Shanghai is still in China!  :halo:
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4080 on: Today at 09:54:18 am »
Whilst we're on the subject of poetic licence, I'd like to rephrase my clue to make is slightly easier and more accurate -

A distressed rodent put under a spell ( 8, 6, 8 )
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4081 on: Today at 10:37:38 am »
Oh, andys, I see now!! Sorry.

Hmm . . . squirrel is a rodent with 8 letters . . .  :-\

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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4082 on: Today at 11:30:16 am »
Wretched Rabbit Entrance?
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4083 on: Today at 12:17:41 pm »
That's the bunny. Over to you Andys.
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Re: Cryptic caves
« Reply #4084 on: Today at 01:02:43 pm »
Give this one a go then...

Misleading info's our concern at routefinding challenge on the return.  ( 9, 6 )
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