GOOD ONES!Secrecy metaphors
CLOSETS [as in "skeletons in..."]Fast times?
DEBTORS [I was thinking coin collectors, etc.]Feature of Goliath, but not giants
ICEAGEDebs in politics
EUGENE [I thought debutantes, not Eugene V.]
The theme's extra Y made some good entries:
AY THERES THE RUBY
It strains credulity and bends all odds, but Lash LaRue was used in puzzles by two different constructors --- two days apart.