Going Fishing

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London's foremost reference work on modern angling is By Hook or Harpoon: the Art of Zee-Fishing […]. Its author […] became a Drownie […] According to his foreword: 'Catching fish is mostly a matter of temperament...'

Description summary:
The book By Hook or Harpoon... was authored by the Listless Baronet, now a Drownie. A best seller in London, the book indicates your temperament is the main factor in how to catch fish.

[Find the rest of the story at https://www.fallenlondon.com]

Game Instructions: Increase your Running Battle... to land a better catch. You have until your Gone Fishing quality reaches 10.

Unlocked with a redirect from Set out.


Wiki note: You cannot leave this storylet until you have landed your catch.

Storylet appears in Mutton Island

Wiki note: which options are available depends on your Sights at the Festival quality.

Gone Fishing 1 - 9: ( Sights, two options to test your quirks)

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Be unmoving ( Sights 1-10)

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Spoil yourself ( Sights 1-20)

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Employ fishermen's tricks ( Sights 11-30)

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Venture further out ( Sights 21-40)

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Sing a song the Drownies sing ( Sights 31-50)

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Employ sinister bait ( Sights 41-60)

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Be patient ( Sights 51-70)

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Fire shots into the water ( Sights 61-80)

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Employ explosives ( Sights 71-90)

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Remember the old fisherman's stories ( Sights 81-100)

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Be sparse ( Sights 91-100)

Gone Fishing 1 - 9: ( Sights, one option to use your items)

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Find a quiet spot ( Sights 15-25)

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Recall the tall ztories of zailors ( Sights 43-63)

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Find an isolated cove ( Sights 76-95)

Gone Fishing 10:

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Land your catch

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Throw it back

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One last effort! (Austere)

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One last effort! (Forceful)

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One last effort! (Heartless)

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One last effort! (Steadfast)

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One last effort! (Daring)

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One last effort! (Melancholy)

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A wasted trip