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From: Old Downy

To your left and right velvet curtains undulate, languorous as dancers in a honey-dream. There is no breeze.

Unlocked with Heartsdesire Ambition: Heart's Desire! exactly 60

Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 150

  • 103 - very chancy (41%)
  • 128 - chancy (51%)
  • 153 - modest (61%)
  • 178 - very modest (71%)
  • 203 - low-risk (81%)
  • 228 - straightforward (91%)
  • 250 - straightforward (100%)


Further still

You advance in wary steps. […] Behind each curtain is a doorway onto a tiny room: the urchin's chambers. […] Knick-knacks from a hundred rifled pockets decorate the mantelpieces. The curtains probe curiously at the air, then settle. You […] slip by.

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Redirects to: Old Downy



The floorboards sing a creaking song under your tread. "Who?" […] One flops across your shoulders like the arm of a desperate friend. Another settles over your head […]. You tear free; flee. An adjacent corridor is lined with yawning windows. Escape!

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