Rather apt clue in a Guardian crossword

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Rather apt clue in a Guardian crossword

Post by Chunter » Tue Jan 24, 2012 3:10 pm

Clue from Guardian Prize Crossword No 25526 (14 Jan 2012)
Time Rugby Union’s Tiger played with genuine resolution (4,4)
The answer to which was
TRUE GRIT
On the Fifteensquared blog (http://fifteensquared.net/2012/01/14/gu ... araucaria/) 'Eileen' commented
T[ime] + RU [Rugby Union] + anagram [played] of TIGER: hurrah for the namecheck of my home team! – this has to be my favourite clue [nice surface, too] – and, of course, the classic John Wayne film

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Re: Rather apt clue in a Guardian crossword

Post by Ze Stade Fan » Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:17 pm

I saw the remake of the said film by the Coen brothers and enjoyed it a lot, the girl playing the young girl character was fantastic. :smt023
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