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From: The Devil and the Child

A soul is a heavy weight to carry.

Game Instructions: This will lose you some of your Urchin Favours but give other rewards.


The orphan-gangs value freedom above all else

You speak of the soul's burden, its limitations, its traps, describing them with such feeling that the devil can only nod in solemn agreement. "Unburden yourself of this soul," she whispers to the child, "and you will fly like a bird!" […]

Player summary:
You persuade the urchin that the soul is nothing but a hindrance, and he sells it to the devil; she then pays you for your assistance.

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