Solution will appear in MetroPlus datedMarch 30, 2013. Solution No. 11070

Across

1 One’s own Life? (13)

8 Head-swivelling night bird (3)

9 Flat data-storage device (5,4)

10 The people in charge (of

the Army?) (3,5)

11 Aromatic plant — make

money (4)

13 Positively charged

particle (6)

14 Precise (4,2)

16 Move in large numbers (4)

17 Lacking animation (8)

20 Science of speech

sounds (9)

21 Over-easy breakfast item? (3)

22 Rib (4,3,6)

Down

1 On high (5)

2 Reference work with

numbers (9,4)

3 Dance venue (8)

4 Haunt — preoccupy (6)

5 (Of meat) red (4)

6 Persistently difficult

person or thing (caused

by a whiplash?) (4,2,3,4)

7 Mexican state (7)

12 Alpine holiday fun? (5-3)

13 Sound of quick, light

steps (3-1-3)

15 Figure of speech used in

making comparisons (6)

18 Drooping (5)

19 Sensed — beret material (4)

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