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From: Find out more of Cynthia's story

Perhaps she will welcome a shoulder to cry on.

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Challenge information

Broad, Fox Persuasive 121

  • 83 - very chancy (41%)
  • 103 - chancy (51%)
  • 124 - modest (61%)
  • 144 - very modest (71%)
  • 164 - low-risk (81%)
  • 184 - straightforward (91%)
  • 202 - straightforward (100%)


'It was all such a long time ago.'

You offer Cynthia a sympathetic ear. 'The Fates are such cruel creatures,' she sighs. '[…] His feud with his brother. His brother's house burning down[…].' At her feet, there's a shovel and a vase. 'And these things are all I have left,' she says.[…]

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'What did I do to deserve this?'

You offer Cynthia a sympathetic ear, which provokes an overwhelming outpouring of emotion. She's pulling at her hair and pacing around her rock. Perhaps you should have left well alone.