Cryptic Crossword #35

Across

Pet changes direction and I change direction, being disinclined to speak (8)
Timid, muted sound from Virginia battle site (6)
10 Offer to measure someone lacking experience (10)
11 Catch sight of England's first secret agent (4)
12 Principal means of holding papers together (6)
14 They must have listeners for a work by Virginia Woolf (3,5)
15 Apt trial for those said to survive (7)
17 Story about New England state apt to crumble (7)
20 I'm laid back in easily managed home (8)
22 Herb (with some musical pertinence) (6)
24 Southwest soldier coming back after draft (4)
25 A capital in Asia? Bad! Bad! Bad! (5,5)
27 Start of complaint about payment for drink (6)
28 Skill of songwriters or fliers? (8)

Down

Pennsylvania has temporary accommodation, that's obvious (6)
Attempt to cover front of neck with tie (4)
Accommodation for coins (8)
One true turning on the way (2,5)
In the jet set setters fly (6)
Adjutant getting novel idea: run away (4-2-4)
Type of punishment for NCO (8)
13 Postponement causing aversion (7,3)
16 Tree clubs (8)
18 Star seer altered claim again (8)
19 Late Greek god betraying no emotion (7)
21 Ageism in motion pictures (6)
23 Not quite red and yellowish brown check (6)
26 An American vice-president, in a manner of speaking (4)


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