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The Times - Cryptic May 24 2017

A little difficult working for company, apparently? TWO
A month after one leaves school one comes across the church TRANSEPT
A spring flourish ABOUND
After lunch, upright piano moved quickly, put upright! POSTPRANDIAL
Author, unusual in brown cloak TRUMANCAPOTE
Beard beginning, shaved at the top AWN
Bonds exist in bonding set DEBENTURES
Buying and selling stuff, lines not shifting? TRAFFICJAM
Church primate put on gold hat CHAPEAU
Difficult having bottom pinched by lewd fellow somewhere in Wales HARLECH
English poet has to suffer misfortune in the end BROOKE
Extremely disappointed, soon to feature in famous comedy sketch? SICKASAPARROT
Fireball rounding corner finds old dictator SHOGUN
Funny person about right? JOKESTER
Hard to break staff routine SHTICK
Hard-working souls due to appear lazy SEDULOUS
Little chamber orchestra's first instrument CELLO
New Orleans, a seaport SALERNO
Nothing revolutionary about Lenin unfortunately, the worm! ANNELIDAN
One looking for that special something in cryptic clues, not tat! TALENTSCOUT
Peach, sliced, is eaten initially CUTIE
Report of someone critically examining historian ANNALIST
Shelter for the needy soul — shame dilapidated ALMSHOUSE
Short party, secular hosts LACONIC
Suspicion over man, hunter of some spirit GHOSTBUSTER
Tense, given Pollyanna's expectation? FUTUREPERFECT
Try climbing to get nuts or bananas BATS
Turnip once called 'parsnip', originally NEEP
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