The Colos­sus

Australian Women’s Weekly NZ - - FILM MAKER - COM­PILED BY CHRIS­TINE LOVATT

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2. Block­aded 7. Bul­lies (5,2) 11. Send back to home­land 17. Lean­ing Tower of – 18. Mother sheep 19. I have (1’’2) 20. Gi­ant shell­fish 21. Laun­der with sol­vents (3-5) 22. Per­son who stays up late (5,3) 23. Loss of free­dom, servi­tude 26. Dole, – out 28. Ir­reg­u­lar 29. In­fested 31. Dec­o­rates a cake 34. Un­ser­vice­able 36. Thin can­dle 39. English ru­ral man­sion 41. Curb 43. Nau­ti­cal depth unit 46. Sat idly, – about 47. Dis­arm a bomb 49. Be­sieged by fans, eg 51. In­ner, the – of the house 52. Ex­haust gas, car­bon – 53. Com­ment 54. Be­reaved wife 55. Class list 56. Neat­ens (6,2) 61. Men­tally un­bal­anced 64. Branch 65. Im­plore 66. Ur­ban 67. Chair sup­port 69. Feu­dal Ja­panese mer­ce­nary 71. Girl’s sleep­wear 74. Nor­mally (2,1,4) 76. Grape va­ri­ety, – noir 78. Green­wich Mean Time (1,1,1) 79. Down­ward path 81. Take to court 83. Change 84. Sci­en­tist, – New­ton 86. Skirts around 89. Mag­nify 90. Ac­quired 93. Egypt’s cap­i­tal 94. Im­mi­nent, the time is – (2,4) 97. Tran­quil­lise 100. Set­tle, – a debt 101. Gum­boil 103. Col­league, busi­ness – 106. Get-to­gether party 108. Grand­mas­ter game 109. Rental oc­cu­pant 110. Cae­sar’s people 111. Part of in­door steps 112. Fad 113. Em­bark, get – the bus 115. Trel­lis 118. Mistrust­fully, doubt­ing 121. Can­vas shelter 124. Star’s book­ing man­ager 128. Blis­ter-like pouches 129. Rock­ies state 130. Kill for pay­ment 134. Peru­vian mam­mal 135. Choc-cof­fee flavour­ing 136. Panache 137. In­dian guru 138. Fu­tur­is­tic genre (3-2) 139. Perch 140. Friend­ship 143. Sniffed, – the air 144. Sports ground 147. Army pathfinder 150. Por­trait, Mona – 151. De­te­ri­o­rates 155. Re­motest 157. Small vipers 158. Stop 159. Stitched 162. Re­volve, gyrate 164. Male pi­lot 167. Iconic New Zealand birds 168. Plague in­sects 169. Bur­rowed 172. Body dou­ble (5-2) 173. Lodge deeply 174. Poor­est, – ex­cuse 177. Facet 180. Lucky num­ber 181. An­swer to prob­lem 183. Pre­vi­ously 184. Palest, – colour 186. Tim­ber pat­tern 187. Cri­sis 188. Cash point (1,1,1) 191. Paint-re­mov­ing tool 195. Be in hock to 197. En­dan­gered African an­i­mal (ab­brev) 198. Soaks up 200. Ver­bally at­tack, – at (4,3) 202. Num­bers, odds or – 203. Baby’s bed 205. Train board­ing ar­eas 206. Row­ing pad­dle 208. Un­fas­ten 209. Sweat 212. Nu­clear power plants 215. Si­cil­ian vol­cano 217. Re­spect­ful, po­lite 220. Builds 222. Splen­did, – abode 224. Yel­low bulb flower 226. Farewell (2,4) 228. Mad­den 229. Ex­as­per­ates, irks 230. The aorta is one 232. Pigs’ feet 235. Movie, Satur­day Night – 236. At­tempt again 238. Im­plant once more 241. Ra­tio­nal 242. Per­pet­ual, – memo­rial 243. Frozen drips 244. Re­spon­si­bil­ity 246. Evac­u­ate ves­sel! (7,4) 252. Ac­tions and ac­tiv­i­ties re­lated to hold­ing govern­ment power 253. Hu­mor­ous rec­ol­lec­tion 254. Queue 255. Gear, sports – 256. Snooker stick 257. Wound blem­ish 258. Re-eval­u­ates 259. Re­ver­sal in progress 260. Devo­tee

DOWN

1. Baby cat 2. In­signia brooches 3. Shark rel­a­tives, manta – 4. Han­dled roughly (3-7) 5. Char­i­ta­ble gift 6. Flaw 7. Com­pan­ion an­i­mals 8. Ha­vana is there 9. Fully sat­isfy 10. Agree­able 11. Cler­gy­man 12. Mused 13. Pre­par­ing for per­for­mance 14. Highly ex­cited 15. Choux pas­try 16. Tai­wanese city 24. Avoid de­tec­tion (3,3) 25. Grassy field 26. Mut­ter­ing 27. Tem­pes­tu­ous 28. Pixie, sprite 30. Born as 32. Mon­treal na­tives, eg 33. Ser­pent strike 35. Hymn, – Maria 37. Old land mea­sure 38. Un­com­mon items 39. Learn by rote 40. Wood­wind in­stru­ment 42. Man’s neck­wear 44. Rent 45. Ja­panese vol­cano (2,4) 47. Restau­rant cars 48. Greek cheese 50. Adore, – on 53. Un­couth, im­po­lite 57. Saying, – is bliss 58. Gold bricks 59. Cake sprin­kles, –and thou­sands 60. Mean­est, snidest 62. Chewy con­fec­tion 63. Bal­lots 65. Satchel 68. Satel­lite nav­i­ga­tion fa­cil­ity (1,1,1) 70. Dis­cred­it­ing, – a pres­i­dent 72. Grilled bread 73. Sur­plus 74. Pre­sen­ta­tion, get an – 75. Royal race­course 77. Hos­pi­tal clinic client 80. Dark grey 82. Skin graze 85. Char­ac­ter 87. Hood­lums, oafs 88. Slacken, – ten­sion 91. Swiss city 92. Love god 95. Haul stren­u­ously 96. Coun­tries 98. Creepi­est, most un­canny 99. Con­fess 102. Ul­tra­mod­ern (5-2-3-3) 104. Nau­seous, feel­ing – 105. Grows old 107. In­sti­tu­tion 113. Por­ridge in­gre­di­ent 114. Ed­u­cates 116. Seafood del­i­cacy 117. Ad­dic­tive nar­cotic 119. Stale­mate 120. Layabouts 122. Igloo dwellers 123. Crew-necked tops (1-6) 125. Jew­elled head­band 126. Korean or Thai, eg 127. Two-footed an­i­mal 128. Fin­ishes knit­ting, – off 130. Cres­cent 131. Amount 132. In­cin­er­a­tor residue 133. Psy­chic abil­ity (1,1,1) 141. Vent holes 142. En­croach­ments 145. Es­tu­ary (5,5) 146. Anony­mous 148. Dis­play cases 149. Wrong way up (6,4) 152. King­dom 153. Scru­ti­nise 154. Flow­er­ing shrub 155. Top­pled 156. Steed 160. Ex­tinct bird 161. In­dulge one­self 163. Nor­we­gian cap­i­tal 165. Ital­ian sparkling wine 166. In­sti­ga­tor 167. Smooch 170. Im­ple­ments 171. Hear­ing mem­branes 175. Fury 176. Col­lege tests, eg 178. Oys­ter trea­sure 179. Scot­tish fam­ily group­ings 182. Pop­u­lar pur­ple blooms 185. Es­cape con­fine­ment (3,3) 188. Quar­rels 189. The Duchess of Cam­bridge’s for­mer sur­name 190. Olympics group (1,1,1) 192. Vendor 193. Sup­plier 194. Each, – head 195. Fe­male hor­mone 196. Ed­i­ble snails 199. Rob a res­i­dence 201. Meet­ing sched­ule 204. Chooses, – for 207. In­quires 210. Re­stores to of­fice 211. Fa­ther 213. Young stal­lion 214. Re­sponds ex­ces­sively 216. Eye­lid in­flam­ma­tion 217. Mi­ne­shaft col­lapse (4-2) 218. Sur­gi­cal cut­ting beams 219. At a great dis­tance, from – 221. Add up 223. Suf­fers tor­ment, – over de­ci­sion 225. An­noy­ance 227. Pos­sess 228. Be­fore (po­etic) 231. Agree, say – 233. Bas­ket-weav­ing fi­bre 234. Toughen steel, eg 235. Pocket bot­tles, hip – 237. Hooray! 239. Ten­der­est, – spot 240. Air­port tar­mac 245. Ap­peal 247. Ter­mites, white – 248. Grime 249. US as­tro­nauts’ HQ (1,1,1,1) 250. Chop wildly 251. East­ern ex­er­cise rou­tine So­lu­tion in next month’s is­sue.

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