Word count: 68
Average length: 5.65
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American Military Cemetery, Normandy (see 26 Down)
1A: My first exposure to this beverage was a couple of years ago at a farmhouse after biking up a steep hill in the Black Forest. Delicious!!!
35A: Perhaps a bit obscure, but it’s in the lyrics of a very catchy Steely Dan tune (Doctor Wu, on the Katy Lied album) that I’ve been listening to regularly since it came out way back in 1975. The relevant verse: You walked in/And my life began again/Just when I’d spent the last /I could borrow ….
26D: If you have the chance to visit the D-Day beaches, grab it. I’ve traveled a great deal and have never had such a moving, profound experience.