Weekend Witness : 2019-05-25

Games : 25 : 25

Games

GAMES Weekend Witness 25 May 25, 2019 CRYPTIC CROSSWORD 16016 CROSSWORD 16016 QUICK YOUR ST RS FORETELL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 8 ARIES (March 21-April 19): If you mingle with others at community functions, you might be made privy to valuable inside informatio­n. Soft lights, soulful looks and soothing music could put someone in the mood for a romantic interlude. 9 10 9 10 11 12 13 11 12 13 14 14 TAURUS (April 20-May 20): 15 16 17 18 15 16 17 18 Originalit­y might be your middle name. You prefer to do things in a way that no one can imitate so that you stand out in a crowd. You may need someone to guide your logic so you can reap the highest rewards. 19 19 20 21 20 21 GEMINI (May 21-June 20): When you speak without listening you can miss out on critical informatio­n. A minor conflict might provide an opening to win support by way of heart-toheart discussion­s. Share your dreams and strategies. Yesterday Solution 16015 Across Across 13 Fed up with the fish but settles the bill (7) 14 People enter for this sort of sport (6) 16 We hear school meals should be this (5) 18 Birds of prey often highly-strung (5) 1 Objects to Ernest’s replacemen­t (7) 5 Drove dangerousl­y, ripping tunic (3,2) 8 It means the end of a union (7,6) 9 Possibly arise in the conversati­on of caravanner­s? (5) 10 Place money (7) 11 Objects to nights out? (6) 12 They also multiply, naturally (6) 15 Bitterness associated with an age old craft (7) 17 Sheep providing tufty wool (5) 19 It’s currently attractive (13) 20 She makes two points about Western democracy (5) 21 Places visited on holidays or in between holidays (7) 1 Russian tea urn (7) 5 Comparativ­ely unimportan­t (5) 8 Extremely funny (13) 9 Leave undisturbe­d (3,2) 10 Suffocate (7) 11 Flashy (6) 12 Renowned (6) 15 Dilettante (7) 17 Fight (5) 19 Uncompromi­sing (4-2-3-4) 20 Shabby (5) 21 An English cheese (7) Across: 1 Swish, 8 Babe Ruth, 9 Glory, 10 Barbados, 11 Ad-lib, 12 Bid, 16 Indigo, 17 Unreal, 18 Odd, 3 Bluff, 24 All along, 25 CANCER (June 21-July 22): The stars are lining up in a way that can fatten your bank account. You have more than enough moxie to initiate a project and see it through to completion. Don’t step on anyone’s toes in your haste to grab the golden ring. Undue, 26 Tasmania, 27 Tango. Down: 2 Well-done, 3 Sardinia, 4 Safari, 5 Get by, 6 Funds, 7 Chase, 12 Boo, 13 Yesterday Solution 16015 Dud, 14 Sri Lanka, 15 Far-flung, 19 Done Across: 1 Order, 8 Flirting, 9 Estop, 10 Position, 11 Brace, 12 Add, 16 Jigsaw, 17 Ironed, 18 Lam, 23 Tosti, 24 Scrabble, 25 Fibre, 26 Romances, 27 Aside. 2 Restrain, 3 Exorcist, 4 Almond, 5 Grain, 6 Digit, 7 Agent, 12 Awl, 13 Dim, 14 Nobodies, 15 Festered, 19 Allies, 20 Usurp, 21 Crime, 22 Ebony. in, 20 Hasty, 21 Clash, 22 Bleak. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Use your networking skills to develop powerful business allies. Just because it is the weekend doesn’t mean you have to turn off all your business instincts. You can meet people who will be helpful to you in the future. Down: Saturday (18 May) Solution 16010 Down 1 Fibre used for ropes (5) 2 Afro-Asian-European sea (13) 3 Evensong (7) 4 Enjoy (6) 5 Maxim (5) 6 Vicinity (13) 7 Kind wishes (7) 11 Circumspec­t (7) 13 Severely simple (7) 14 Profession­al reviewer (6) 16 To uplift (5) 18 Diametrica­lly opposed (5) Across: 1 Stopgap, 4 Papaw, 7 Risk, 8 Atrocity, 10 Ball of fire, 12 Rather, Down 1 Is taken aback? (5) 2 Serious complaint? (6,7) 3 Patient attention (7) 4 Result of being quick on the draw? (6) 5 Move stealthily like an American Indian, quietly (5) 6 Go round the bend, or get better? (4,3,6) 7 They are steely-eyed (7) 11 Catty female (7) 13 Defend, 15 Hand to hand, Saturday (18 May) Solution 16010 VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): 18 Crusader, 19 Dill, 20 Light, 21 Across: 1 Slicker, 4 Cakes, 7 Leek, 8 Evensong, 10 Opening bid, 12 Engage, 13 Merged, 15 Vindicates, 18 Rehearse, 19 Otto, 20 Wince, 21 Nomadic. 1 Salvo, 2 Icebergs, 3 Ravage, 4 Confidence, 5 Knot, 6 Sighted, 9 Pilgrimage, 11 Agitated, 12 Eyebrow, 14 Edison, 16 Stoic, 17 When. Those who are passionate about the outcome come out in first place. You can be a powerhouse if you focus on constructi­ve activities. It helps to maintain forward momentum when you have someone cheering you on. Bequest. Down: 1 Scrub, 2 Obsolete, 3 Put off, Down: 4 Proprietor, 5 Prim, 6 Wayward, 9 Poles apart, 11 Set aside, 12 Radical, 14 Adverb, 16 Delft, 17 Bung. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Sudoku Tune in to your truest desires. Since there is only one first place someone must place second and someone will come in last. Do some soul-searching to be sure that you aren’t craving something just because someone else has it. Sudoku kids SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A tender relationsh­ip might endure some tense moments. Your sweetheart may feel neglected if you are preoccupie­d with lofty goals or material ambitions. Discuss your work or otherwise bring your partner into the loop. SAGITTARIU­S (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Pay attention to inspiratio­n. You may have the ability to apply your practical skills to an idea and make it profitable. A major realignmen­t may be made as you shift your focus and see outstandin­g alternativ­es. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Give it all you’ve got. Achievemen­t of your goals is possible because you have the stamina to bounce back from all obstacles. Once you have begun something you will work persistent­ly to reach your goal. Words Fill in the grid so that every row, column and coloured box contains ALL the numbers from 1 to 6. Bonus clue: what is the only number that can go in the circle? Using the letter U somewhere in every word, can you make at least 41 words of four letters or more out of these letters? At least one word will have all the letters. No proper names. U REM AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): IN I Ambition and drive doesn’t disappear just because it is Saturday. Your diligence helps you climb more rungs on the ladder of success. Don’t become involved in a contest to see who can spend the most money. Yesterday Solutions: impassive, massive, mavis, massive, passive, pave, pavis, pavise, save, sivaism, spiv, vamp, vase, visa, vise. SATURDAY’S 18 MAY 2019 SOLUTION PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Saturday’s (18 May) answers: alike, kail, Much can be accomplish­ed today although you might really prefer to relax and enjoy pleasurabl­e pursuits. It is a good idea to get plenty of rest tonight so you can aim your enthusiasm­s at something worthwhile. This is the world’s most addictive numbers game. The aim is to fill the grid so that every column, kali, kill, LOOKALIKE, olio every row and every 3x3 box contains the digits 1 to 9. You need to reason out where to place the missing numbers by using the numbers given in the grid and a process of eliminatio­n. This is a game of logic not mathematic­al ability. PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­r.com +1 604 278 4604 ORIGI NAL COPY . ORIGI NAL COPY . ORIGI NAL COPY . ORIGI NAL COPY . ORIGI NAL COPY . ORIGI NAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW

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