John D. Mann/Mia Inderbitzin

Phyllis couldn't quite seem to get the hang of the whole
"giving with no expectation of return" concept.


PUZZLES
by Mel Sevindik

ACROSS
6 Ameliorate, better
7 Esteem, deference
8 Ask, query
10 Focus, intensify
11 Direct, point
13 Usual, regular
16 Arrogant, overbearing
19 Honest and unaffected in a way that shows what is said is really meant
20 Gain, win
21 Common, popular

DOWN
1 Collect, gather
2 Reviewer, judge
3 Outcome, consequence
4 Heavenly
5 Stick, post
9 Mutual
12 Inquisitive, interested
14 Esteem, revere
15 Quiet, calm
17 Appearance, look
18 Attribute, ascribe

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