An accidental crossword…

…see comments for the sorry tale.

Not me!

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Across
1 Note king chasing cleric westward to get powdered 23 (9)
6 Thanks dads for appetisers (5)
9 Refuse to be terrible in conversation (5)
10 Employed staff to influence storm (9)
11 Ode to Lorna, novel writer and all-round genius (8)
12 Time to record Scottish exclamation? (5)
14 Horrified to find that Silver has Tonto’s head (6)
15 Uncle, say, has right to happiness (8)
16 Swiftean work of satire? Definitely! (3)
17 Fortified by a short dash, perhaps (8)
19 Indigenous person to echo Oscar: “Move lightly in between!” (6)
22 Chairman pushing Bible study for indigenous people (5)
23 HagS without a verbal prohibition to evildoers (8)
25 Worry over misplaced emphasis (6,3)
26 Head of poem? Tail of poem? Tibetan lake! (5)
27 Family took drug to become shapely (5)
28 Replaces drink factories (9)
Down
1 Instrument I’ve hidden in book (4)
2 Training for new student in the act of seeking advice (9,6)
3 Rocks net aboard space station (7)
4 Centre seeking location of patient (6)
5 Squeezed, so liquid gold flowed uphill (8)
6 Fabric used to make raised fat cheese (7)
7 Epitome of erotica in Spin Doctor (15)
8 Rocket scientist cried foul in a 15 ac (10)
13 Was “Singing in the Rain” written for King George? (5,5)
15 Two-tone description of nature’s projections (3)
16 They tend to respond concerning those who do (8)
18 Lawbreakers making TV appearance for a deep singular 24 of 15 dn (7)
20 Remove pate with letter opener (7)
21 How part of foot marches? (6)
24 Chaucer’s uneven shades (4)

PDFAccidental

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