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Across: 1. "To Serve and ___" is the motto seen on police cars. 4. People often ___ their eyes just as they wake up. 5. The murderer ___d his knife into the chest of his victim, over and over again. 6. "Is it a dull ache, or is it a sharp, ___bing pain?" the doctor asked. 8. He was so drunk that he couldn't walk straight; he ___d out the door and crashed into the light pole. 9. The Democrats ___ up their 2008 convention with a concluding 45-minute speech by Obama. 12. He reached across the table to ___ the salt shaker. 15. The baby's head slipped through the bars of the baby ___. 16. The ___s arrived quickly at the car crash and checked for survivors; unfortunately, there were none. 18. When hurricane Gustav hit New Orleans, the levees were ___; none were knocked over by rising water. 19. Someone tossed nails onto the bike path. A group of riders suffered ___d tires. 20. ___ pie is a popular British dish. It usually contains ___s from a pig or lamb. 21. First ___ is a company that manufactures smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.
22. If you get into a ___, your friends or family will usually help you out.
Down: 2. George W. Bush ___ed Mike Brown for the "good job" that Brown did during hurricane Katrina. 3. "Let It ___" is one of the Rolling Stones' greatest albums (1969). 4. Showing her sense of ___, 17-year-old Bristol Palin decided to have the baby and marry her high school sweetheart. 7. The runner somehow ___d to win the race despite his stomach and leg cramps. 10. If the US government promises to ___ your country from aggressors, don't count on it. 11. Some airlines are now charging passengers $7 for a ___ and a pillow. (But passengers can keep both.) 13. The Congressional Medal of Honor is awarded for ___ beyond the call of duty. 14. To avoid the hurricane, patients in New Orleans hospitals were ___ed out of town.
17. Everyone on the roller coaster ___d bloody murder as the coaster flew off the tracks. CLOSE