Puzzle 185: Freestyle 153. Why don’t we grab a bite?

Last Friday’s freestyle solution

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Word count: 70
Mean word length: 5.40

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The 14-15-14 stack you’ll see in the middle was definitely something I set out to do from the start, but I definitely wasn’t planning on the long downs running through them at 9 and 24. It was actually a pure stroke of luck that those long downs worked out — I was working in the area that’s now the beginning of 24-Down when I discovered that it could be extended all the way to the bottom of the grid. Crossword constructors, if they’re anything like me, always have the ticker skip a beat as they do that, because they’re briefly worried if the opposite symmetric answer will work too. Obviously, it did.

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