Tough at 26
Not often do we see so few blocks --- must be a devil to construct. Come to think of it, solving it was no walk in the park. Mason’s fee
REATAINER [that’s Perry the lawyer]Ones waiting for bottle openers?
CEREALAISLE [don’t think the hyphen is correct here]Colorful talker
MACAWHippie era swinger?
BEADCURTAIN [I had one
] Trig. function
COS [COS can be mistaken for either cosine or cosecant (CSC). I demand parallelism: CSE and CSI]
Three grins = Loved it; Two grins = Enjoyed it; One grin = A bit bland for my taste; One teardrop = No fun