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From: Look around the house

Apart from rats and spiders, that is.

Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 114

  • 78 - very chancy (41%)
  • 97 - chancy (51%)
  • 116 - modest (61%)
  • 135 - very modest (71%)
  • 154 - low-risk (81%)
  • 173 - straightforward (91%)
  • 190 - straightforward (100%)


A treasure trove

[…] There are trunkfuls of books[…]. You lift the lid of an elaborately gilded portmanteau. It's full of diaries[…] belonging to all sorts of people, well-known and unknown. There are details of love affairs in here that would set London buzzing!

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You stop to wipe the dust off a bell-jar, which turns out to be full of stuffed Surface animals. Their beady glass eyes seem to follow you as you tiptoe around the attic. It's so distracting, you don't notice the spider-nest until it's much too late.