Influence Sources

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This page is part of the item grinding guide, q.v. for an introduction.

Stolen Correspondence[edit]

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If you still have access to the Court, Write a letter & Attend a dance under Attend to matters of romance grant 18 per action. Choosing Rob the study under Rob the Chambers of the Duchess grants 300 Stolen Correspondence. You can also grind in Spite; Ambush a few couriers for old times' sake costs 2 actions but grants 40 Stolen Correspondence on regular success, or 21 and a Touching Love Story on an alternative success.

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name A chest of letters Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Accept the job Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Alert the Provost Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet: Spite Unfinished Business in Spite Ambush a few couriers for old times' sake Diamond.png A Person of Some Importance 1 Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 100 40 Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Aren't your eyes a little yellow for a nun? Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask a Revolutionary to recommend you Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask around the Mandrake Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Attend a dance Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Belligerent old warhorses Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Destroy a statue Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Diligent research Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Discuss the arts at a tea-party Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Disguise yourself and cause mischief Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Do the footwork yourself Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Encourage a debate on souls Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find the identity of the miscreant Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Give her both barrels! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Go for a stroll on the heath Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Hallowmas? Humbug! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Just desserts Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Just get the papers back Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Murder him Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Official incompetence Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Rob an outlying depository Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Rob the main archive Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Rob the study Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Snaffle documents Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Something bloodstained Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Split them up using your Society connections Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Tell him Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Midnighter's Currency Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Trade a Stained Red Velvet Gown Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Turn up shivering and desperate at her rooms one midnight. Bang on her door and beg shelter. Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Turn up shivering and desperate at his studio one midnight. Bang on his door and beg shelter. Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Up the back stairs... Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Valets and scullery maids Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Write a letter 2 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Attend as an invited guest Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Intriguing Snippet[edit]

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Convert from Stolen correspondence or get them on the 'A meeting with his peers' choice from 'Visit your acquaintance, the Wry Functionary'. Another option is Acquaintance: Sardonic Music-Hall Singer cards. sells for 20 pence

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name A bottle of the '68 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name A disturbance outside Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name A meeting with his peers Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name A meeting with the Dean Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name A visit from the Wry Functionary Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Advance your friendship to a condition of intimacy Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name An invitation to a rather exclusive soirée Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name And nothing but the truth Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask him yourself Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask the Cheery Man about the feud Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask the Last Constable about the feud Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Call on the Wry Functionary Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Chasing the Fence Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Resign from your Profession Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Claim intimacy Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Consult the Jovial Contrarian Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Discover the pretender Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find a hard-working home for your Mark of Credit Page Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Bat Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Cat Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Lady Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Lantern Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Lovers Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find out more about the Rat Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Flaunt a Confession! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Go and look for the stash Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Have another poke around the roots Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name He has proven himself a friend Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name He has proven useful Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Help her negotiate Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Interrupt the Affable Monsignor's reading Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Investigate the Jekyll Gardens regulars your friend described Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Investigate the park Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Just a few introductions Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Recount tales of a Hallowmas gone by Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name See if the Big Rat can become intoxicated Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Share a bottle with a junior under-butler Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Sneak in Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Speak with the Muffled Intriguer Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Spend a week decoding encrypted letters Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Talk about the Cheery Man Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Albino Rat 1 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Ambassador! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Blind Pianist Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Sallow Spirifer Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Voice in the Fog Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Time in bed Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Whatever's on his mind Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Will she remember you? Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Your Salon: invite the Duchess as a guest of honour Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name "Let's go out drinking." Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Chase off this imposter with a stout stick Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Disrupt an inconvenient romance Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Eat at the Curate's Table Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Flaunt a Confession! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Follow her 4 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Suggest a children's puppet show Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Take the opportunity to find out some secrets Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Compromising Document[edit]

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Something troublesome is very good source, as even 'Fun with the Fisher-Kings' in Flit can net 1~8 of them. If you have access to the Foreign Office, the storylets there will give Compromising Documents. Or convert from Tale of Terrors!. sells for 50 pence

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name A present for your daughter Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name A trunk of soggy letters Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Another way Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name BLEF! BLEF! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Breed the Somnolent Hyaena 5 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Breed the Tomb-Lion 5 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Examine the Altar Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Find an unusual home for your Mark of Credit Page Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Games of cards Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Get rid of him 2 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Go to the Muffled Intriguer for advice Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Help the Blind Pianist smuggle her spy out of Hell Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Help the Sallow Spirifer stop the spy returning from Hell Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Just write the things down Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Dispose of thirty Trophies Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Maybe she's in the market for some secrets. Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Nothing too complicated Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Persuade him to bend the law till it breaks Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Pretend she's a Raven Adviser Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Read them the Riot Act Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Search for a diary Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name See if you can get him to open up Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Send her to spy on a friend Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Send him to the Surface to fetch a friend Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Set her to moonlighting Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Snaffle documents Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Something troublesome Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Strike righteous fear into unwanted visitors! Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Take a dip into that briefcase Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Take him off to Spite Market Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Tell your Tales at the fireside Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Use her to do some spying Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name What's on the ground floor? Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Write it all down Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Secluded Address[edit]

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'Advertise a spot of hunting' while Fighting the Big Rat provides 3, along with 3CP of Running Battle and some Scandal. For less frequent option, use the Yacht card at Zee, or poke your plant in 'Your plant is singing' card.

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name Advertise a spot of hunting Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask for help understanding your dreams Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Buy the stallholders' help Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Come to an equitable arrangement Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Have another poke around the roots Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Interpret for Carrywell Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Invite them aboard for a party Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Mr Pages' Educational Picture Postcards and Assorted Souvenir Stationery Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Return her secrets to her Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Shake down the tout Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name 'Black and white squares! Give me a change of order.' Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Lurk. See who's dipping into the sack... Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Stolen Kiss[edit]

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Convert from Compromising Document, Grind these at Polythreme Streets, donating 500 Glims to 'The Soft-Hearted Widow' card gives you 2.

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name A romantic sort of compromise Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name An assignation before making port Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Buy a permanent reservation at the Royal Bethlehem Hotel Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Delay the music-hall singer until the ship sails Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Doing the decent thing. Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Dreams of romance Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Give a significant donation to her charity for the homeless Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name In the snug Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Speak of your work in intimate company Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Speak to a matched pair Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Tell him Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Author's reward Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Trickster's reward Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Write a lewd satirical song about the Grand Hunt of the Devils Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Arrange to meet by the silver fountain Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Dispose of a Scheme Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Disrupt an inconvenient romance Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Negotiate a little first Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Pay the asking price Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The briefest of encounters Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Personal Recommendation[edit]

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Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name Arrange for a Personal Recommendation Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Bona fides from your few friends at Court Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Going over the spoils Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Publicly forgive those who wronged you Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Take your prize Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Your host would like a moment before you leave Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes

Favour in High Places[edit]

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Convert from Stolen Kiss or see the components page. component - sells for 12 Echoes, 50 pence

Type Name Branch Unlocks With Challenge Max Gain Overall EPA Non-item Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask for help with communication Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask for help with courage Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Ask the Muffled Intriguer to broker your Stolen Kisses Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Bona fides from your few friends at Court Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Discuss possibilities at a discreet salon Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Give evidence Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Minimise the damage Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Read out your Tales of Terror at a Summerset College Senior Common Room Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Settle in the Widow's favour Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Solicit Favours in High Places Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Someone would like a word Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Speculate on the identity of certain parties at a salon Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Spy on the Raggedy Men 2 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Campaigner's reward Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Midnighter's Currency Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Radical Factotum will be pleased to take them from you Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name The Ship of Lights Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Your Salon: invite the Duchess as a guest of honour Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Advent Calendar 2014 Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Assist the wreck of Sacks Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Mr Sacks, London is the crucible of desires Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Mr Sacks: take this work of mine... Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes
Storylet Name Tip off the Navy Requirement Challenge Max gain Overall EPA Other Effects Notes