CROSS­WORD FOR THURS­DAY

StarMetro Halifax - - DAILY LIFE -

ACROSS 1 Re­main 5 Rope fiber 9 Feed­bag morsel

12 Toy block name 13 Au­thor Quindlen 14 “Al­ice” wait­ress 15 Starch-yield­ing plant

17 Lit­tle lie 18 Cracker type 19 Ir­ri­ta­ble 21 Sym­bol of strength 22 Dick­ens’ Heep 24 Karate school 27 Away from WSW 28 Pyra­mid, maybe 31 Glam­orous Gard­ner

32 201, in old Rome 33 Tic-tac-toe win 34 PC al­ter­na­tives 36 Scam­per 37 Har­row ri­val 38 Out of or­der 40 “That’s a laugh!” 41 Cel­list Casals 43 Derby prizes

47 2016 Olympics city 48 “Sun­down” singer Gor­don 51 Com­mo­tion 52 El­bow coun­ter­part 53 Fore­arm bone 54 Wrestling sur­face 55 From the start 56 For fear that

DOWN

1 Dross 2 Re­gion (Abbr.) 3 Taj Ma­hal city 4 At­ten­tion-get­ting call

5 In­jure 6 Rock’s Brian

7 6 on a phone 8 Singer La­belle 9 Branch 10 Landed 11 Coun­try singer Keith

16 Let­ter sealer 20 Chow down 22 Full-length, like a film 23 Check

24 Weir

25 Lab eggs 26 Sol­dier’s footwear 27 Beige 29 Cow’s com­ment 30 “— voy­age!” 35 Bando of base­ball 37 Juicy bit of gos­sip 39 Gdansk dance 40 Grass shack 41 Baby car­riage 42 Opera set in Egypt 43 “Close one!” 44 Only 45 Bil­lions of years 46 RBI, for one 49 Hos­tel 50 “Gosh!”

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