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From: By the River's Side: the Docks

"Last rat-catcher I hired used to shoot man-eaters in Bengal. He went 'ome after a week."

Game Instructions: A Profession gives you a single unique item; in this case, a Ratting Piece. You may only have one Profession at a time.

Unlocked with Bear Dangerous 20, Ship 3 x Favours: The Docks, Banknotes Profession: None


A wonderful device

Rats quail at this thing's very shadow. Walk down the street with the Ratting Piece propped on your shoulder, and there are tiny rustling movements of terror in every neglected corner.

Player summary:
Rats fear your new Ratting Piece.

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Success Instructions: You can renounce your current Profession at any time by writing a letter from your Lodgings.

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