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From: Ghostwrite a tongue-tied lover's poetry

Tomb-colonists romancing rosy-cheeked, vital maidens? Not if you have a say in the matter! You will write, certainly, but not what that corpse wants.

Challenge information

Broad, Fox Persuasive 36

  • 25 - very chancy (41%)
  • 31 - chancy (51%)
  • 37 - modest (61%)
  • 43 - very modest (71%)
  • 49 - low-risk (81%)
  • 55 - straightforward (91%)
  • 60 - straightforward (100%)


A spanner in the gears of love

You craft a warning against romance with the nearly-dead that could freeze the heart of the most liberal of young ladies. She refuses to see the tomb-colonist again and returns his gifts.[…] the lady's family […] send you a case of wine in gratitude.

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An elopement? What?

What is wrong with this woman? Were your warnings of dusty romantic peril not enough? Has she been raised improperly? Who could be intrigued by the advances of that old dead thing? Young people today have little propriety and no sense. […]

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