i Cryptic Crossword 1377 Tees

July 9, 2015

Quite challenging as you expect from Tees, but always inventive and interesting to solve. Lots of questions at the end, but also lots of ticks by the clues.

COD? 1d – ‘Rhetoric WS implies? (5,5)’.

August 2010 today:

http://www.fifteensquared.net/2010/08/19/independent-7439-by-tees/

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3 Responses to “i Cryptic Crossword 1377 Tees”

  1. Cornick said

    The 2010 blogger wondered if there was a theme – maybe these clues have an ‘old school’ feel about them? I wonder, is Tees a more established setter? Plenty of classical and biblical allusions, such as we seldom see with some other setters…

  2. AndyT said

    I had a feeling there was some sort of theme going on too, but couldn’t put my finger on it. That Tees should turn out to be a drummer is rather unexpected: I had him down as the country parson with a double first in Classics and Theology. Not that the one precludes the other, I suppose … 🙂

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