The answer to this puzzle... We find this by: Doing so results in something that looks like this (in spoiler, below) and the final answer can be read off: A note on my solve path:


In a solitude of the great rectangle of pipes, plus signs, and hyphens lies a list of words. They are aligned in a staggered manner along a vertical bar which suggests they should be And so we try this and Now! we see a pattern! The first word is FORESIGHT.


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Putting together the formatted letters yields But I can't seem to find the last step(s) to get the ten-letter word required. (Final part by @Bass, who tried to offer it in the comments, but got the righteous and exceedingly honourable response of getting the answer turned into a CW) Combining the clues found in the answers with the ...


Reach-me-down is a term for ready-made clothing. The word "this" stands in for the answer in the clue, so we need something that can precede "me down" to mean something that's ready-made. REACH is a word that fits that description. (The "X getting Y" construction would more usually be "Y inside X", but some setters ...


I think the answer is Because, firstly, and secondly,


Two solutions: And (Verified both with online character counters) Explanation: And through this analysis, I can also be confident there are no other solutions.


Potential solution: Path:


Epilogue: Outstanding solution by @Amoz Here is the image that inspired this puzzle:

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