DT 28253 – DT 28257

DT 28253

His rapport with me may lead to a life of pleasure (8,4) = PRIMROSE PATH

Animal food given to horses in China once (6) = CATHAY

animal = CAT, food given to horses = HAY

DT 28254

Plain glass in American wagon (7,8) = PRAIRIE SCHOONER

plain = PRAIRIE, glass = SCHOONER

DT 28255

Endless free-for-all is fine in Glasgow (4) BRAW

endless = deletion, free-for-all = BRAWL

Shrub that could yield a viable gun oil (13) = BOUGAINVILLEA

that could yeild = anagram (of a viable gun oil)

Fish and beer with girl who’s married (7) = ALEWIFE

beer = ALE, girl who’s married = WIFE

DT 28256

Almost a record time but some nice clues:

Studies English? Foolish (5) = DENSE

studies = DENS, English = E

Describe Liberal’s lengthened speech (5) = DRAWL

describe = DRAW, Liberal = L

DT 28257

Like a formulaic pattern I repeatedly knitted badly (9) = IDENTIKIT

badly = anagram (of I + I + knitted)

Sort of farm boss (4) = STUD

PRIMROSE PATH = a life of pleasure
CATHAY = China once;
PRAIRIE SCHOONER = American wagon
BRAW = fine in Glasgow
BOUGAINVILLEA = shrub
ALEWIFE = fish

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