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brendan

27th January 2013, 01:30
Once again Mamya I'm indebted to you, many thanks.

PS.

Crucial aspect of situation that's articulated by MND character - I think it might be 'Bottom Line' but I'm nowhere near being able to see the wordplay.
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mamya

27th January 2013, 01:34
MND = Midsummer night's dream

so yes
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brendan

27th January 2013, 01:35
Got it, excellent. Thanks again Mamya.
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mamya

27th January 2013, 01:36
Welcome, night night .
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brendan

27th January 2013, 12:30
Sported in mini , right away? - S?I?D There are only 4 words that fit this pattern so maybe I've gone wrong somewhere.
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brackendale

27th January 2013, 12:36
You are not wrong. If you are in a mini, you are skirted, take out right (rt) leaves SKIED = sported on the piste
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brendan

27th January 2013, 12:40
Thanks Brackendale, that's excellent. While you're here...

Scheme put forward by director once regarding land for crops - PLANTATION What is relevance of 'Director once'?

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brackendale

27th January 2013, 12:43
Scheme is PLAN
Film director is (Jacques) TATI
Regarding is ON

All together gives PLANTATION
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brendan

27th January 2013, 12:46
That is great, it was the 'TATI' that I found baffling. Thanks again.

PS. Need the parsing for this.

Streetwise children know this naive kid will be in trouble taking ecstasy - GREEN CROSS CODE
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brackendale

27th January 2013, 12:53
This one is quite tortured!

Naive is GREEN
Kid is COD (as a verb!)
Trouble is CROSS (as in cross to bear)
Ecstasy is E

Gives GREEN CROSS CODE
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