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By Carol Beggy & Mark Shanahan
Globe Staff / September 25, 2007

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Imagine the look on Jennie Bass 's face when she got to 111 across in Sunday's crossword puzzle in the Boston Globe magazine. The clue? "Generic Proposal." The answer? "Will you marry me?" While most puzzlers just scribbled in the answer and moved on, not Bass. Those 14 letters were an actual marriage proposal by Bass's boyfriend Aric Egmont , ... (Full article: 1171 words)

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