April 30, 2014 - "Period of Decline" - Aimee Lucido, edited by Ben Tausig

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Puzzle Notes

Dear subscribers: 

Aimee Lucido's "Period of Decline" is attached, at 4/5 in difficulty. Congrats to Aimee on a highly inventive theme, and for working in a dig at her own sister.

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