A duel to the death with Father Norton

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From: Duel Father Norton, the pugilistic priest


The priest smiles grimly and thanks you. You see hope in his eyes. You choose the hansom rank outside the Medusa's Head: a traditional venue for fisticuffs, even fatal ones.

Unlocked with Knife.png Running Battle... 7


Challenge information

Narrow, Knife.png Running Battle... 10

  • 7 - high-risk (30%)
  • 8 - tough (40%)
  • 9 - very chancy (50%)
  • 10 - chancy (60%)
  • 11 - modest (70%)
  • 12 - very modest (80%)
  • 13 - low-risk (90%)
  • 14 and above - straightforward (100%)

Success

A vigorous and enthusiastic crowd

The crowd cheer […] Your initial strikes stagger Father Norton and you push him back into a line of onlookers.

[…] Chaos rules, and your opponent is felled by a quartet of zailors.

[…] Feducci rules that you had the better of the duel. […]

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Failure

Hauled off by the hansoms

The crowd cheer […] You try for a quick win […] but he is too seasoned […] for such a move

[…] Father Norton throws mud at your eyes. […] a […] stroke and you are knocked […]into a […] hansom cab. […] Feducci pronounces Father Norton the victor […]

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