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From: Old Downy

The houses of the tenement are broad. The inner passages, lacking windows, wallow in gloom.

Unlocked with Heartsdesire Ambition: Heart's Desire! 50

Locked with Heartsdesire Ambition: Heart's Desire! 51

Challenge information

Broad, Owl Watchful 140

  • 96 - very chancy (41%)
  • 119 - chancy (51%)
  • 143 - modest (61%)
  • 166 - very modest (71%)
  • 189 - low-risk (81%)
  • 213 - straightforward (91%)
  • 234 - straightforward (100%)



[…] You won't be led astray by Old Downy's will-o-the-wisps. Two turns later, [a] doorway opens into a long mess hall […] Urchins line benches, wolfing bowls of ambiguous brown stew. A bulging sock hangs from every belt.

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Led astray

Door after door refuses to open. The corridor narrows, cants left, then left again. It ends at a descending flight of steps. You climb down. When your foot touches the cellar floor, the door slams behind you. You hear tumblers click as it locks […]

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