It was a strategem of your own devising

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From: A Gathering of the Black Ribbon

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It was not gentlemanly, nor ladylike. It was not, perhaps, fair. But it was satisfying.

Game Instructions: This is a Subtle choice.


The beginning of something splendid

Your travels are extensive, your reading more so. You pick things up quickly, and have always had a knack for violence. Your martial practice does not have a name, yet, but the other duellists think it deserves one. […]

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