You're a complicated person...

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From: An elderly lady has hailed the hansom cab you wanted!


Let her have the cab. Pick her pocket on the way past.


Challenge information

Broad, Sidebarshadowy.png Shadowy 20

  • 14 - very chancy (42%)
  • 17 - chancy (51%)
  • 21 - modest (63%)
  • 24 - very modest (72%)
  • 27 - low-risk (81%)
  • 31 - straightforward (93%)
  • 34 - straightforward (100%)

Success

A gummy smile and a 'thank you, my dear'

She hoists herself into the cab. She's quite spry, actually. Have you been bilked? Never mind. She is old. And it is cold. And you've pocketed a string of cheap moon-pearls. The cab rattles off into the darkness.


Failure

A gummy smile that disappears abruptly

'Thief!' she bellows. Old or not, there's quite a pair of lungs on to her. You fade into the shadows as the police-whistles begin to blow.