Assist a Dilettante Poet in writing lurid poetry

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A Dilettante Poet of your acquaintance is trying to write something truly outrageous. Unfortunately, his experience with scandalous indecency is limited. He thinks you might be able to help.

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Storylet appears in The Singing Mandrake

Options:

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Assist him with his research

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    Challenge information

    Broad, Persuasive 45 || 31 - very chancy (41%) || 39 - chancy (52%) || 46 - modest (61%) || 54 - very modest (72%) || 61 - low-risk (81%) || 69 - straightforward (92%) || 75 - straightforward (100%)

    Success

    Tales guaranteed to enrage the citizenry

    Failure

    Nothing to impress a jaded appetite

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A riskier option: bluff your way into the Parlour of Virtue

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    Challenge information

    Broad, Persuasive 48 || 33 - very chancy (41%) || 41 - chancy (51%) || 49 - modest (61%) || 57 - very modest (71%) || 65 - low-risk (81%) || 73 - straightforward (91%) || 80 - straightforward (100%)

    Success

    Having certain needs

    Failure

    You're not quite sure how to take that

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