Cryptoquote Spoiler – 04/22/14

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Grammar is a piano I play by ear.  All I know about grammar is its power.”   —   Joan Didion

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(This one was tougher than it looked.  Even with the A and the I fairly obvious.  No words ended in E, and there were only two Es in the entire quotation, including the author’s name.  I had to write out:  C,F,G,H,M,Q,V,X,Z to figure out the G and the M for grammar.  I would have had this up sooner, but when I looked up Ms. Didion – I knew she was a writer – I invariably go through a kind of six degrees of separation.  My go to page for everybody is Wikipedia.  But from her bio I went to The Panic in Needle Park, to Kiel Martin, to Midnight Cowboy!  I never knew that J.D. Larue was up for the part of Joe Buck!  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

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1 Response to “Cryptoquote Spoiler – 04/22/14”

  1. 1 haliburton76 April 22, 2014 at 11:27 am

    I had a hard time with GRAMMAR, too, Uncle Rave, and had to list the unused letters. Also, equating grammar with playing a piano by ear also strikes me as somewhat elusive, but hey, she’s the award-winning essayist, not me …

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