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From: Heart's Desire - The Man with the Brass Buttons

Striding down Ladybones Road with a merry whistle and not a care in the world. His brass buttons gleam beautifully.

Unlocked with Sidebarnightmares Nightmares 5

Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 110

  • 76 - very chancy (41%)
  • 94 - chancy (51%)
  • 112 - modest (61%)
  • 131 - very modest (71%)
  • 149 - low-risk (81%)
  • 167 - straightforward (91%)
  • 184 - straightforward (100%)


The price of desire

'Poor, dear Tristram. […] He is to be tempted! […] I know the way, of course. […] Here is my bargain and my downfall.'

[…] flips you a little silver coin. […] So it's going to be like that, is it? You'll have to work out what he's after yourself.

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Success Instructions: Return to your lodgings to continue this Ambition.


A most singular fellow

'What? What? Why should we speak here? No, no. The cats are listening, and we both know they are hardly what they seem. Another tomorrow. Another yesterday.' The manager […] strides off, whistling a catchy tune about weasels.

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