SwordplayBest title of the year! Lawyer’s thing
EVEIt isn’t right
SIMONCertain king’s proclamation?
ROAR [king of the jungle]Walking aids
LEASHES [dog walking]Pen pals’ exchange?
Theme: wordplay (homophonic) beginning with the letter S (silent): see titleSchusser’s name traced in the snow?
SKISIGNATURE [as in music]“Alas” and “Ah, me”?
SPYINTHESKYGeckos that don’t set their alarm clocks?
Like a porterhouse BONEIN
[not buying it -- bone up
, yes; bone in
, no]Doce meses
ANO [clue is needlessly in Spanish; ano- is a comb. form or “Give me an O!”]
Three grins = Excellent: Loved it; Two grins = Good: Enjoyed it; One grin = Satisfactory: A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = Unsatisfying: No fun