end of the first word of a phrase and the beginning of the second form a Greek letter GOOD ONES: One spans two words…
GREEK LETTER Toaster opening
HERE'S Reptilian tail?
-SAUR Points at the table
Impressive work, especially to get IOTA and OMEGA in, but for this solver it was less fun than it might have been. It's a fact
DATUM [maybe yes, maybe no]
Pequod co-owner PELEG [must've made a bigger impression on me that I thought as I remembered the name (after I had PE) though I haven't read the book in over 50 years --- good goin' Herman!]
Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Not much fun