Solution to Loop Acrostic #15

A. GUEST
B. EIGHT
C. OAFISH
D. RAPT
E. GOTH
F. EBB TIDE
G. SQUID
H. KNOW-HOW
I. ASHEN
J. UNIQUE
K. FADE
L. MALT
M. ANTSY
N. NANCY
O. IDLE
P. NAPLES
Q. ABODE
R. DOLL
S. MITT
T. IVORY
U. ROTTEN
V. AFRESH
W. THUG
X. IFFY
Y. ORANGE
Z. NAIL

I would say, offhand, that anyone who cannot play bridge after digesting this book had better quietly give up the game. (And I'll furnish a list of names on request.) — George S. Kaufman, "In Admiration" [introduction to Goren's "Better Bridge for Better Players"]