I love cryptic clues that make sense in their own right and this is my favourite,it's quite old and solvers will get it straight away.
AFTER TAKE-OFF SPITFIRE BELLY FLOPS IN THE DRINK.
8 letters.I'd love to know of your favourites.
Love the water clues. Never heard of ritif!
I was once told of a clue as follows:
I love the idea of it but have always doubted if it complies with the accepted rules. I would prefer a single word answer with 8 letters. Any comments?