Discuss philosophy whilst taking the air

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From: The life of the mind


The ability to discuss profound and abstract concepts intelligently is highly valued at court, as it is one so many lack.


Challenge information

Broad, Fox.png Persuasive 94

  • 65 - very chancy (41%)
  • 80 - chancy (51%)
  • 96 - modest (61%)
  • 112 - very modest (71%)
  • 127 - low-risk (81%)
  • 143 - straightforward (91%)
  • 157 - straightforward (100%)

Success

Such wisdom!

[…] The gardens are the perfect setting for a discussion of philosophy; […]

You all agree that using prisoner's honey can lead one down new avenues of thought; especially when one shares the dreams of another. […]

Description summary:
Elegant thought fits elegant surroundings. The use of prisoner's honey in philosophical creativity. A gift of honey.

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Rare Success

Such pleasing company

[…] You all agree that using prisoner's honey can lead one down new avenues of thought […] You are invited to join the others in a more informal setting […] It is entirely possible that honey and philosophy will not be the only things on offer.

Description summary:
Elegant thought fits elegant surroundings. The use of prisoner's honey in philosophical creativity. An invitation to something rather less formal.

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Failure

"As Socrates once said..."

[…] But they argue back. Every point you make is answered and refuted. These courtiers must be trained in sophistry! Unfortunately, their intellectual rigour does not prevent them from later telling all and sundry of your embarrassment.

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