They're not slowing

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From: A Corvette of Her Majesty's Navy

Do they mean to board you? Flank speed!

Unlocked with Suspicion 5

Wiki note: Do you have Corsair's Colours raised? Then you are looking for They're not slowing (with Corsair's Colours).

Challenge information

Broad, Zailing Speed 55

  • 38 - very chancy (41%)
  • 47 - chancy (51%)
  • 56 - modest (61%)
  • 66 - very modest (72%)
  • 75 - low-risk (81%)
  • 84 - straightforward (91%)
  • 92 - straightforward (100%)


Steaming boldly away

You match the corvette's swift pace for hours. […] The captain is dogged, but as time drags on he realises that he won't catch you. You've made splendid time, of course, but now the Navy is hunting for you.

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Not as wanted as one might think

The corvette steams ever closer. And then changes course crisply and surges away towards the horizon. They're running away. Good God! What did they see? What's coming?