'...I have attended a ball...'
SPOILERS AHEAD! BE WARNED!
'Or what passes for a ball in this appalling crypt[…]: a pitiable shuffling, punctuated now and then by the partial disintegration of a dancer. The first time this happened it gave me quite a start. I shall not be wearing those shoes again.[…]'
But you have learnt to take the loss of limbs in stride...
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Card drawn in Disgraced exile in the Tomb-Colonies
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