March 1, 2011 – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 519

Toughie No 519 by Kcit

The quality of mercy!

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

As has been commented elsewhere, as Toughies go this one was a bit too easy. Nonetheless, it was enjoyable.

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DT 26488

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 26488

Hints and tips by Gazza

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BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ***

Shamus has warned us that he’s not always pangrammatic but this one is a pangram. I was hovering between two and three stars for difficulty – but I ended up with three on the basis that it’s harder than today’s Toughie. Let us know what you think.
There’s no Welsh theme in today’s puzzle so I was on the look-out for a clue which would give me an excuse for honouring St. David’s Day – I had to wait until the very end to find one.
Just highlight the space between the brackets under the clue if you want to see an answer.

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