Solution will appear in MetroPlus datedApril 18, 2012. Solution No. 10776

Across

5 Attractive (4-7)

7 Tiny piece of

something (4)

8 Pleased and relieved

(8)

9 Easily snapped (7)

11 I want (anag) (5)

13 Mêlée (5)

14 West Indian ballad

(7)

16 Italian director of

Death in Venice (8)

17 Fruit of the

blackthorn (4)

18 Street urchin (11)

Down

1 Deep hollow sound

(4)

2 Taking everything

into account (3,4)

3 Achieve

considerable

success (2,3)

4 Our galaxy (5,3)

5 Act quickly and

decisively (3,8)

6 Come to nothing

(2,2,2,5)

10 Cut short (8)

12 Least difficult (7)

15 South American

mountain range (5)

17 Narrow opening (4)

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