Solution to Loop Acrostic #23

A. PHOTO FINISH
B. END OF AN ERA
C. ROGER
D. EATING RAOUL
E. LAPTOP
F. MOSE
G. ANNOTATION
H. NATION
I. WHEREABOUTS
J. EDITING
K. SHIFT
L. THICKNESS
M. WIFFLE BALL
N. AS IT STANDS
O. RIPPLE
P. DESTRUCTION
Q. HAGFISH
R. ALLOTTED

The roast was a pale, resilient scintilla of mutton that turned the tines of the fork, garnished with a spoonful of greenish boiled string and a dab of penicillin posing as a potato. — [S.J.] Perelman, "Westward Ha!"