Shadowing Couriers

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The Flit is a road for numberless clandestine couriers - men and women whose cargo is too valuable to trust to the streets. Shadowing these messengers will eventually net you valuable secrets.

Game Instructions: Increase your Seeking... to 5 to unlock options on the previous storylet.
Each time you use these options, you may learn more about a secret conflict waged in the Flit.

Unlocked with a redirect from The Heights of Chicanery or a redirect from Bats and Cats

Storylet appears in Flit.png The Flit

Options:

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Follow at a distance

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    Challenge information

    Broad, Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 85 || 59 - very chancy (41%) || 73 - chancy (51%) || 87 - modest (61%) || 101 - very modest (71%) || 115 - low-risk (81%) || 129 - straightforward (91%) || 142 - straightforward (100%)

    Success

    The ways of couriers

    Rare Success

    The ways of couriers

    Failure

    How does she run like that in a dress?

    ^
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Follow closely

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    Challenge information

    Broad, Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 90 || 62 - very chancy (41%) || 77 - chancy (51%) || 92 - modest (61%) || 107 - very modest (71%) || 122 - low-risk (81%) || 137 - straightforward (91%) || 150 - straightforward (100%)

    Success

    Ropes and smoke

    Rare Success

    Ropes and oils

    Failure

    Not this time

    ^
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Disguise yourself as a courier

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    Challenge information

    Broad, Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 96 || 66 - very chancy (41%) || 82 - chancy (51%) || 98 - modest (61%) || 114 - very modest (71%) || 130 - low-risk (81%) || 146 - straightforward (91%) || 160 - straightforward (100%)

    Success

    Scratch your ear with your little finger

    Failure

    Scratch your nose three times and stick a finger in your ear

    ^
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Enough (with Wars of Illusion 0-5)

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Enough (with Wars of Illusion 6+)

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Done for now

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    Action Cost: 0

     

    Success

    Other concerns

    Wiki note: This returns you to the Flit.

    ^