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Toughie 596

Toughie No 596 by Excalibur

C’est la Vie

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BD Rating – Difficulty ****Enjoyment **

This was a game of two halves for me, with the bottom half going in fairly quickly but the top half holding out for some time. Excalibur’s puzzles tend to polarise opinions – although this one has some clues which I don’t like much (15a and 23a, for example) others are fine.
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