1. 8 (A=1, B=2, C=3, and D=4)
2. a) Climb, clime; b) haven, raven; c) chair, chain
3. Resigned, designer
5. 16 (nine boys and seven girls)
6. I never really wanted to be Miss Universe. (Code: 1=A, 2=B, 26=Z, etc.)
7. Portrait, portage, Portland
8. A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.
9. The check is in the mail is today’s fairy tale.
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