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24 PUZZLES MONDAY NOVEMBER 8 2021 NTNE01Z01MA - V1 Quick crossword No. 7104 12630 QUICK CLUES ACROSS 1 Tumblers 7 Between 8 True (coll) 10 Copies 11 Not clear 13 Bring on 16 Irritate 18 Perplex 20 Dried grape 21 Wait 22 Send DOWN 2 Shear 3 Large trees 4 Airs 5 Learned person 6 Stead 8 Make moist 9 Granular snow 12 XI 14 Scrounged 15 Woe 17 Lengthy heroic poem 18 Prima donna 19 Metallic element, symbol Zn CRYPTIC CLUES ACROSS 1 Gymnasts with a credit, duck cricket clubs 7 Twixt the morning inside 8 Honest. And its fair! 10 Takes off gorillas and such 11 Cloudy, lustreless and obscure 13 Hasten the occurrence of rain 16 Born and led about to harass 18 Bewilder sound times 20 Sort of bringin up dried fruit 21 Tarry and be without identification 22 Forward the fellow a piece of material DOWN 2 Cut short to fleece 3 The horserace where acorns come from 4 Surroundings at medical officers globes 5 Save detailed six footer sage 6 In place of a fib by you 8 Wet the barrier writer 9 Even brought about glacial ice 12 Excel eventually into a cricket team perhaps 14 Begged off the scoundrel gonged off side 15 Expression of sorrow from a young lady say 17 A long narrative crept in I see 18 Little Enid Ivanov is an opera singer 19 Bluish white metal is the last letter in carbon ACROSS 1 Bashful 4 Bristle 7 Waver 8 Imply 10 Drinks 11 Awry 12 Doctrine 14 Allows 17 Top cards 19 Observe 20 Stair handrail post 23 Passport endorsement 25 Blackboard support 26 Trade by exchange 27 Tumbled 28 Cross-barred pattern DOWN 1 Unimportant things 2 Ancient Roman days 3 Highland dagger 4 Covering for head and shoulders 5 Slippery catch 6 Formal agreement 9 Reputation 13 Writer 15 Slippery catches 16 Closed up 18 Tangle 21 Shed tears 22 Nobleman 24 Salt (chem) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 D O W N G R A D E D Y O A A R D E C O Y V E R V E E D I T A B A T S M E N I S M U I E E N I T A P L A S A G N E A S O C S N O T E D B U I L T T E I T E E N R I C H M E N T Saturdays Combo Solutions Saturdays Quick Solutions Saturdays Sudoku Solutions combo crossword No. November 8, 2021 su do ku7104 HoroscoPEs As Doctor Watson and Sherlock Holmes understood, the devil is in the detail. Today its time to pull on your metaphorical deerstalker, grab your magnifying glass, and solve a mystery. Can you find the thread that links a series of seemingly disconnected, baffling events? If an answer seems obvious, set it aside and look again. Above all, question the assumptions being made. A sign that appears to indicate a difficulty, could have a much more pleasing message. Use your perceptive powers, and youll profit from what you find. Oscars gift Go to ozfree.cainer.com SCORPIO OCT 24NOV 22 Fear can be motivating. It can drag us out of bed at the crack at dawn. It can push us to work all hours under the sun in an effort to make progress and distance ourselves from an unwanted experience. But is that a good reason to keep scaring ourselves? Isnt it better to be motivated by positive ideas? Instead of running from a fear, try taking steps towards fulfilling your dream. An optimistic approach will put a spring in your step and transform a tense mood into a more caring one. Just follow positive thoughts today. Right here, right now completely free audio and video forecasts. Go to ozfree.cainer.com TAURUS APR 21 MAY 21 According to anthropologists, the invention of the wheel was the beginning of the modern world. But the first mirror must have had a huge impact. Before that, if you wanted to see a reflection of yourself, youd have had to find a puddle, or a still pool of water. These days we cant get away from stark reminders of our appearance. Argh. Theres no doubt the mirror has changed our perception of ourselves and our awareness of the passage of time. Dont allow an unfair, inaccurate reflection to undermine your self-confidence today. Our gift to you Go to ozfree.cainer.com AQUARIUS JAN 21FEB 19 How confident are you that you know what you really need? Or do you just think you know? Is there a possibility youre deluding yourself? Or being hoodwinked by someone with ulterior motives? Our relationship with reality is complex, especially when our emotions are powerful and our expectations are high. Its hard to hold onto perspective. But does that matter? Do you have a duty and responsibility to be allseeing and all-knowing? Feel free to enjoy whats to be enjoyed today (and just ignore what you dont like the look of). Ready now... Go to ozfree.cainer.com LEO JUL 24AUG 23 Reflective self-criticism is rarely positive. We look back at past choices wondering how we got ourselves into certain situations. We forget that we did our best, under the circumstances. With the benefit of hindsight its easy to imagine better decisions we could have made. If youre wondering about the wisdom of a recent choice you need to allow some time to pass before reaching a conclusion. You havent seen the results yet. As your ruler moves towards a link with Mercury, youll see evidence. Youve made the right move. An amazing service completely free audio and video forecasts. 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Or perhaps the choice isnt one that you want to make. Dont for a moment feel obliged to do anything you dont want to do. You may not have another option, but you soon will. Dont miss out Go to ozfree.cainer.com CANCER JUN 23JUL 23 We expect others to understand us when we talk. A good illustration of this is when were trying to communicate with folk who dont speak the same language. We think that if we speak slowly and use appropriate miming actions, well be understood. Sometimes this method works well enough to convey the basics of an idea. But its no substitute for being really heard and seen, which is what our hearts crave. Today a rewarding connection, with someone youve been trying to communicate with, is possible. A brilliant offer completely free audio and video forecasts. Go to ozfree.cainer.com CAPRICORN DEC 22JAN 20 As Bananarama sang, it aint what you do, its the way that you do it. And up to a point they were right. But suppose its just a simple task like closing a jammed window? Does it make a difference whether you slam it shut, or take time to work out whats going on, then ease it closed? What matters is that youve done the deed. If you dont do it, no ones going to care that you didnt do it with style. Dont bother wasting time in a discussion about whether (or not) to do something. Your rulers movement encourages action today. Discover the inner you completely free audio and video forecasts. Go to ozfree.cainer.com GEMINI MAY 22JUN 22 Do you really have to prove yourself and your abilities? If someone doesnt trust you, or take you at your word, do you have to bend yourself over backwards to convince them? How confident are you about your abilities? Unless youre harbouring a doubt, which secretly youd like to explore, just assert yourself with confidence. The coming Mercury/Mars link, gives you the impetus and the ability to adeptly defend yourself. Just remember, that doesnt necessarily mean that youve done anything wrong. Unmissable gift completely free audio and video forecasts. Go to ozfree.cainer.com SAGITTARIUS NOV 23DEC 21 The concept of time travel is fascinating. movements of the planets sometimes make it feel as if were dealing with situations that are very familiar. If you feel as if youre dealing with something you recognise from your past, look a little more carefully. Arent the hues a little brighter? Isnt the contrast a little crisper? Isnt there more hope and optimism hanging in the air? For all the similarity you see, the differences are what matter. Here comes an extraordinary opportunity to free yourself from an old irrelevant fear. Theres more Go to ozfree.cainer.com VIRGO AUG 24SEP 23 If only you had access to Hermiones TimeTurner. No matter how much you do, or how hard you work, there just arent enough hours in the day. The flip side to that, of course, which is equally (if not more) challenging, is having days that seem to stretch out forever when the minutes seem to drag past. To rectify boredom, we have to find fresh enthusiasm. To free ourselves from stress, we have to do the opposite; and care a little less. As Mercury and Mars prepare to link, you can adjust your inner switch and find a better balance. Try this out Go to ozfree.cainer.com PISCES FEB 20MAR 20 oscar cainer www.CAiNER.COM CALL 1300 017 319 For horoscope forecasts from Oscar by phone, call 1300 017 319. Max call cost $1.32 per minute, including GST. Higher charges from mobiles/payphones may apply. Customer care: 1300 366 702. Sudoku Easy To solve this puzzle, each 3x3 box, each row and each column must contain the numbers from 1 to 9. 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