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At first light, Guen becomes a bird, grabs the silver tube containing Varden's message and flies into the palace of the Tri-Kahn to locate Unfettered. His efforts are hampered by not knowing what she looks like, and by the fact that he does not speak the language that the people in the house speak. He uncovers a couple of candidates for Unfettered and Golden Hand, but is interrupted when a northern looking man notices something odd about the bird carrying the metal tube and starts asking it questions. Guen eventually returns back to the hotel with the message undelivered.  
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At first light, Guen becomes a bird, grabs the silver tube containing Adiros's message and flies into the palace of the Tri-Kahn to locate Unfettered. His efforts are hampered by not knowing what she looks like, and by the fact that he does not speak the language that the people in the house speak. He uncovers a couple of candidates for Unfettered and Golden Hand, but is interrupted when a northern looking man notices something odd about the bird carrying the metal tube and starts asking it questions. Guen eventually returns back to the hotel with the message undelivered.  
 
   
 
   
Stag goes to Vermillion Ribbon ahead of time, a couple hours before noon. Noticing a very long line and sign saying "Dancing today only: Blossom", he bribes his way into the club through neighboring apartment. Having talked to some people outside who described Blossom as the most amazing and beautiful dancer ever, lauding her performances as the [[Tattered Rainbow]], Stag develops an irrational need to get past her guards to get backstage, but does not succeed. Guen comes later, shapeshifting in. Gutts, who was looking at houses and buying another elephant, comes with slaves, presenting a massive bribe to get in, really irritating the patrons on line. Varden's gem of desire allows he and Jorias to get past the doorman with no problem.  
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Stag goes to Vermillion Ribbon ahead of time, a couple hours before noon. Noticing a very long line and sign saying "Dancing today only: Blossom", he bribes his way into the club through neighboring apartment. Having talked to some people outside who described Blossom as the most amazing and beautiful dancer ever, lauding her performances at the [[Tattered Rainbow]], Stag develops an irrational need to get past her guards to get backstage, but does not succeed. Guen comes later, shapeshifting in. Gutts, who was looking at houses and buying another elephant, comes with slaves, presenting a massive bribe to get in, really irritating the patrons on line. Varden's gem of desire allows he and Jorias to get past the doorman with no problem.  
 
   
 
   
 
After introductions, Pollen Song indicates that he has seen a sapphire containing five glowing lights, mounted in a necklace in possession of unexalted member of imperial family. He gave it to a dancer at the Vermillion Ribbon named [[Volaria]]. Volaria supposed to be there, but isn't. While this is happening, two dragon-blooded enter with eyeless servants and start questioning a waitress named [[Rila]]. Just as the circle moves to investigate, Blossom starts dancing, transfixing everyone in the room. With eye contact, she plants suggestions into most people's heads:
 
After introductions, Pollen Song indicates that he has seen a sapphire containing five glowing lights, mounted in a necklace in possession of unexalted member of imperial family. He gave it to a dancer at the Vermillion Ribbon named [[Volaria]]. Volaria supposed to be there, but isn't. While this is happening, two dragon-blooded enter with eyeless servants and start questioning a waitress named [[Rila]]. Just as the circle moves to investigate, Blossom starts dancing, transfixing everyone in the room. With eye contact, she plants suggestions into most people's heads:
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Meanwhile, outside, Guen finally manages to eavesdrop a bit on the dragon-blooded. They are clearly using truth detecting magic, asking Rila about whereabouts of someone named [[Emerald Singer]]. They asked her where "the book" is, but she does not know. Eventually, they toss her out of the wagon, and the circle befriends her. She eventually tells them that Emerald Singer is an scholar and treasure hunter with whom she had been intimate. He was driven out of town by another scholar, named [[Tower Horse]]. She calls them both "crazy old men" and "occultists" who were members of a group called [[Order of the Silent Dawn]].
 
Meanwhile, outside, Guen finally manages to eavesdrop a bit on the dragon-blooded. They are clearly using truth detecting magic, asking Rila about whereabouts of someone named [[Emerald Singer]]. They asked her where "the book" is, but she does not know. Eventually, they toss her out of the wagon, and the circle befriends her. She eventually tells them that Emerald Singer is an scholar and treasure hunter with whom she had been intimate. He was driven out of town by another scholar, named [[Tower Horse]]. She calls them both "crazy old men" and "occultists" who were members of a group called [[Order of the Silent Dawn]].
 
   
 
   
The circle wandered back into the now empty club and bribed the manager to reveal the location of Volaria's home. Gutts insists on taking his elephant and entourage, so they arrive at a run down apartment building with more fanfare than most members of the circle (i.e. everyone but Gutts) would have liked.  
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The circle wandered back into the now empty club and bribed the manager, [[Mara]] to reveal the location of Volaria's home. Gutts insists on taking his elephant and entourage, so they arrive at a run down apartment building with more fanfare than most members of the circle (i.e. everyone but Gutts) would have liked.  
 
   
 
   
 
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Gutts and Varden finally move through the warehouse, exiting into the alley, attempting to outflank their attackers. Instead, they run into [[Mnemon Kena]], a master of Earth Dragon martial arts. Her large white jade tetsubo disarms both Gutts and Varden, mangling their orichalcum weapons in the process. From the roof, Stag manages to inflict a ton of bashing damage on Para, who drops down the meet the bow wielding [[Mnemon Lapel]], a Wood Dragon master who heals Para, taking his wounds onto himself.
 
Gutts and Varden finally move through the warehouse, exiting into the alley, attempting to outflank their attackers. Instead, they run into [[Mnemon Kena]], a master of Earth Dragon martial arts. Her large white jade tetsubo disarms both Gutts and Varden, mangling their orichalcum weapons in the process. From the roof, Stag manages to inflict a ton of bashing damage on Para, who drops down the meet the bow wielding [[Mnemon Lapel]], a Wood Dragon master who heals Para, taking his wounds onto himself.
  
Both Jorias and Guen fall prey to the magical contradiction, but manage to shake it off quickly. Guen goes to help Gutts and Varden, but gets distracted by Lapel and the two keep each other occupied. Stag suddenly finds himself encased in vines that grow out of the rooftop, a spell cast by [[Mnemon Marbado]] from a third floor window overlooking the alley. Stag escapes by possessing the wall around Marbado. As stag prepares to make the wall attack him, he unknots a cord he carries, and a spiraling whirl of razor wire cuts down Jorias, incapacitating him.
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Both Jorias and Guen fall prey to the magical contradiction, but manage to shake it off quickly. Guen goes to help Gutts and Varden, but gets distracted by Lapel and the two keep each other occupied. Stag suddenly finds himself encased in vines that grow out of the rooftop, a spell cast by [[Mnemon Marbado]] from a third floor window overlooking the alley. Stag escapes by possessing the wall around Marbado. As Stag prepares to make the wall attack him, he unknots a cord he carries, and a spiraling whirl of razor wire cuts down Jorias, incapacitating him.
 
   
 
   
 
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Picking up the unconscious Jorias, all pile into the carriage, including the bodies of the two dragon-blooded. As they circle hears sounds of large numbers of approaching infantry. A slightly glowing Stag steers the carriage up the waterfront. Varden, the only one in the circle not glowing or unconscious, hires a boat. With some heavy bribes, the captain arranges a distraction in the streets, which by now is crawling with Chiaroscuro troops. During the furor, the rest of the group is brought on board, with the crew paid not to look.
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Picking up the unconscious Jorias, all pile into the carriage, including the bodies of the two dragon-blooded. As they circle hears sounds of large numbers of approaching infantry, a slightly glowing Stag steers the carriage up the waterfront. Varden, the only one in the circle not glowing or unconscious, hires a boat. With some heavy bribes, the captain arranges a distraction in the streets, which by now is crawling with Chiaroscuro troops. During the furor, the rest of the group is brought on board, with the crew paid not to look.
  
While the boat makes its way out to sea, the two dragon-blooded bodies are searched. Many artifacts are found, but the group elects to use most of them to weight down the bodies to make them sink. All that is kept is:
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While the boat makes its way out to sea, the two dragon-blooded bodies are searched. Many artifacts are found, but the group elects to use most of them to weight down the bodies to make them sink, including half a dozen hearthstones, a [[Traveler's Staff]], [[Pale Shoulder]] and a number of jade weapons. All that is kept is:
  
 
* A warding charm against demons
 
* A warding charm against demons
* a silk veil with jade thread
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* [[Veil of Privacy]]
* a jade armband
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* [[Actualizing Nature Band]]
  
To distract the crew, Varden and Guen (as Frank and Bob) stage a fight in the bow of the boat. Meanwhile, Stag (Stan) and Gutts (Eduardo) dump the dead bodies over the back. Once completed, Guts breaks up the fake fight.
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To distract the crew, Varden and Guen (as Frank and Bob) stage a fight in the bow of the boat. Meanwhile, Stag (Stan) and Gutts (Eduardo) dump the dead bodies over the back. Stag gets the distinct impression of hearing a French accented voice saying "I see you", but isn't sure. Once completed, Guts breaks up the fake fight.
  
Eventually, the circle talks to the captain, who mentions some unusual ghost activity in the city.
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Eventually, the circle talks to the captain, [[Silver Face of the Sunrise]] who mentions some unusual ghost activity in the city.
  
 
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Meet ghosts. Demon attack. Most of crew killed. Red Haze. External recon of [[Velvet Savor Vineyard]] spots spine chains patrolling the grounds.
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As night comes, the circle watched the living leave the streets and the ghosts take to them. While the rest turn in, Stag takes watch. Two ghosts appear, wanting to talk with the circle. Stag recognizes one of them as the wife of Tower Horse, having seen her body several hours earlier in her house. She doesn't remember her name, but the other ghosts introduces himself as [[Silent Procession]] and claims to be helping the woman but won't say (or, perhaps, doesn't know) why. The two talk with the circle (save Jorias, who is still unconscious) for several hours. Tower's wife remembers the the feathered book, calling it evil and indicating that it made Tower Horse crazy. She claims she saw the book carried away by a very large bird the day before, which drove Tower into a frenzy. She didn't know the contents of the book, but knows it was called "the ''Broken Crane'', or something". This sets off bells for Stag, but he keeps silent.
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Tower's wife was a bit confused from her recent transition to being dead, so didn't know much else. Asked about the ghost activity mentioned by the captain, Silent Resolve knew that ghosts had been recently attracted to a vineyard outside the city walls, but was too afraid to go himself. He suggested humans avoid the place. He also asked the circle to get vengeance for the death of Tower's wife, tracking down and killing those responsible. He suggested that he could refill Varden's [[essence containing gem]] if they succeeded, but mostly was playing to their charity. After asking a few general questions about the Tri-Kahn, the circle ask the ghosts for some privacy to talk further.
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During this discussion, Guen suggested that the large bird Tower's wife saw was probably a lunar, and the circle talked a length about this lunar and how they might find him or her. Unbeknownst to them, this conversation was being heard by the lunar in question, courtesy of a Voices of Distant Regard spell he had cast. Unsure of the nature of those conversing, he took several [[tomescu]] to investigate.
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The cloud-like demons killed most of the crew almost instantly, their cries alerting the circle. Stag activates a red, demon harming haze over all he can see, which given the view of the city is quite a bit. It lasts for the next five days. While most of the circle dispatches the demons, Guen tunes her perception to the max and hears the beating of wings high above them. He fires several arrows, which drives it away. Meanwhile, the circle's lack of ranged attacks allowed the last demon to fire arrows at them with impunity, until Gutts used his boots to leap and kill it. Still fairly wounded, however, Gutt's armor started to drag him under, distracting Guen from tracking the bird. Turning into a shark, Guen dragged Gutts back to the ship, then took flight as an owl to catch up to the bird. By now, the large bird had transformed into something smaller, but Guen's enhanced charms spotted a seagull out of place in the dark of night and followed it.
  
 
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Before sunrise, the gull led Guen to [[Velvet Savor Vineyard]], a vineyard on cliff overlooking the sea, outside of the walls of the city. Guen lost track of the gull, though it was clearly headed to a large house at the center of the crops. Guen took a quick flight around the grounds, spotting several [[spine chains]] patrolling the fields near the house. Not wanting to risk entering the house itself, Guen returns to the boat.
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By know, Jorias is conscious, and a bit freaked out by the realization that the book they are after is the [[Broken-Winged Crane]], warning the group that it is thought to be the body of demon and that even rumors that you possess it can mark you for death in much of the world. He suggests that since all of the immaculate monks they fought were from house Mnemon, a family deeply into the occult, and the immaculates were clearly looking for a book of some kind, it is probable that Mnemon knows exactly what the book is and are seeking to unlock its secrets for some reason. He can't imaging what Grandmother Bright wants of such a book, and the thought of giving it to her disturbs him.
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With all the crew except the captain dead, the circle returned to harbor. Gutts bought the boat from the captain for an enormous sum and suggested he find a new life. Deciding to go after the book in the vineyard, the circle first returns to their hotel to gather their stuff. The return relatively stealthily to find the dancer from the Vermillion Ribbon in their suite, waiting calmly with three other people. After some initial tension, the groups sit to talk. The dancer politely introduces herself as [[Onyx Blossom]]. A northerner that Guen recognizes as the man who interrupted his reconnaissance of the Tri-Kahn's palace introduces himself as [[Flaxen Catacomb]]. A short energetic woman claims her name is [[Hammer in the Woods]] and introduces the last of the group, a burly, quiet type, as [[Masked Ox]]. After a bit of tiptoeing, a deal is struck to exchange truth.
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Blossom explains that the four of them are solars, and they have set themselves up as the true power behind the throne in Chiaroscuro. They want to know what the circle is doing here in general and specifically what happened at Tower Horse's house. The circle decides to level with them, and tells them about the book and the undead in the vineyard. Flax agrees that the presence of the book cannot be tolerated and the groups agree to unite to stop whatever is happening at the vineyard. (Portions of this conversation that involve the lunar that may be behind it all are also overhead by Voices of Distant Regard). Guen asks about Unfettered, still looking to deliver the message for Adrios, and eventually it is determined that most of them know Adrios.
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Gutts asks for some assistance in repairing his sword and Varden's serpent-sting staff. He suggests that he might be able to provide some orichalcum in exchange for this help, and ultimately the circle reveals its source: [[Last Envy]]. Hammer looks shocked and says that Last Envy was working for them as an undercover agent. They'd been awaiting the arrival of the orichalcum and had suspected Envy had been exposed and killed. The groups agree to sort that out when the book situation is handled.
  
Gutts buys boat. Return to hotel, where [[Onyx Blossom]], [[Flaxen Catacomb]], [[Masked Ox]] and [[Hammer in the Woods]] interrogate circle and reveal themselves as solars, and the true power behind the throne in Chiaroscuro. They know Adrios. Lots of talking about the ghost activity and zombie activity. The groups decide to team up to fight it. Gutts requests some help repairing his sword. They reveal Last Envy was working for them, and that they were waiting on the arrival of his orichalcum (now in possession of the circle). The groups move to a First Age building/ruin known as [[Tears of Heaven]]. The bottom is flooded, but just above the flooded level is a First Age forge. Stag and Varden combine talents to repair the weapon.
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Flax suggests that the group move to a semi-ruined First Age building known as [[Tears of Heaven]]. The bottom is flooded, but just above the flooded level is a First Age forge. With access to the forge and some of the tools that remain in the building, Stag and Varden begin to combine talents to repair the weapons, Stag providing insight into how the occult forces in the weapon need to be handled, with Varden making the actual repairs.
  
 
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Guen makes more detailed recon of the vineyard. Discovers more zombies, ghosts, shadowy demons, man-beasts and lots of slaughter. The house is owned by [[House Cynis]] and is a wood-aspected manse. There is also a large soulsteel and green jade urn in a magically significant position near the hearth room. Guen gets seen by a shadow-demon and flees.
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While his comrades are repairing their weapons, Guen made more detailed reconnaissance of the vineyard, which in daytime appears obviously owned by [[House Cynis]]. This time sneaking into the house, exploring mostly as a bat, he discovered a slaughterhouse, with house master and servant alike having been obviously killed in cold blood. Some had been reanimated as zombies in various parts of the house, with packs of hungry ghosts roaming with a purpose. Guen found three noteworthy rooms. The first of these is a chamber containing a huge tree that grows from a hundred feet below ground, through the house and out over its roof. Obviously a wood-aspected manse, one of the underground chambers feeding into it contained a large soulsteel and green jade urn in a magically significant position. Another room held stairs leading down to a large wine cellar that held a concealed door that Guen could not penetrate without giving himself away. The same cloud-demons that attacked the boat patrolled here. The last room contained various undead and a number of shadowy demons and two man-beasts guarding a door, but Guen was spotted by one of the demons, and had to flee.
  
The team spends a lot of time plotting. Plan is to split into two teams, one stealthy, one loud. [[Flax]] can arrange for a pair of catapults, with crew. The idea is to attack at dawn, using the catapults to get as much sunlight into the house as possible. One team will attempt to get into the room that Guen got chased out of, the other will go into the wine cellar, to find out what's in a secret room that Guen couldn't get into without revealing himself. Guen will attempt to find the bear-like person who is assumed to be a lunar and make sure he doesn't escape.
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The team spends a lot of time plotting, all of which is overheard by the lunar's Voices of Distant Regard spell. The initial plan was to split into two teams, one stealthy, one loud. [[Flax]] arranged for a pair of catapults, with crew. The idea was to attack at dawn, using the catapults to get as much sunlight into the house as possible. One team would attempt to get into the room that Guen got chased out of, the other will go into the wine cellar, to find out what's in a secret room that Guen couldn't get into without revealing himself. Guen will attempt to find the lunar and make sure he doesn't escape.  
  
 
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The attack begins. The catapults made a bunch of noise and spine chains were lying in wait for them. The group dispatched them without much trouble. Gutts (on the loud team) stormed the east side of the house, going through the large hole created by the catapult. The others followed more quietly, arriving a bit behind him. Cutting down the wall into the map room (where Guen had been spotted during his first recon), Gutts found five [[shirikai]] (shadow demons), a number of war ghosts and the man-animals Guen saw earlier.
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The attack begins. The catapults made a bunch of noise and spine chains were lying in wait for them. The group dispatched them without much trouble. Gutts (on the loud team) stormed the east side of the house, going through the large hole created by the catapult. The others followed more quietly, arriving a bit behind him. Cutting down the wall into the map room (where Guen had been spotted during his first recon), Gutts found five [[shirikai]] (shadow demons), a number of war ghosts and the man-animals Guen saw earlier. (Later, these man-animals are determined to be named [[Arbox]] and [[Priam]], chimera created from the dragon-blooded couple who ran the vineyard with a cat and a dog using Spawning of Monsters.)
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Blossom charms ghosts with her dancing while the rest of the loud team dispatches the demons and ghosts. As this is going on, Guen enters the main tree chamber of the manse and spots the lunar and strange companion, who smells very wrong, but also has an unmistakable carnal attractiveness. As Guen hides in animal form, this figure steps into a shadow, then steps out of another shadow right near Guen, touching him. As Guen tries to react, he realizes he's been infected with a disease that makes him want to shun the light and starts draining his essence.
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Meanwhile, the quiet group has penetrated the other side of the house and moved to the room containing the stairs to the wine cellar. Varden opens the door, exposing a small roomed crammed full of zombies. The team manages to shut the door to regroup.
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As Guen's essence drains away, and the shadowy form is whispering to him, trying to convince him to join with them, Guen realizes he's not going to have much essence left soon, and becomes a beastman before it all is consumed. In the process, he uses the [[Whispering Earrings]] to tell the group he found he lunar.
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Hearing Guen's message, Gutts breaks away from the battle in the map room to head towards Guen. Most of the rest of the loud group follows, leaving Blossom essentially by herself against a number of ghosts and four demons. As she convinces them to attack each other, Stag lags behind the rest of the loud group to let in more sunlight.
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The loud team's ruckus attracts the attention of the (supposedly) quiet group. Gutts joins them long enough to hurl a firebomb into the zombie-filled room.
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Guen, fighting the effects of the disease and both illusions and seduction attempts from the shadowy temptress, exchanges blows with the lunar, who is also in beastman form, half polar bear, half man. The lunar, named [[Ninth Hunter]], regenerates as well as Guen, so neither does much lasting damage. Guen, however, is at a severe disadvantage with the disease and the mind altering work of the shadow, who is a second circle demon named [[Ronwe, the Unlit Pedagogue]]. Guen is drained of essence and wounded by the time the rest of the circle fights its way into the manse.
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Once most of them arrive, Ronwe appears everywhere at once, difficult to track down or attack. More tomescu materialize as well, attacking the circle. With ample targets, Ninth Hunter breaks away from Guen unleashing several nasty area spells intended to rip the flesh from the circle and stun them. The circle is undeterred however, eventually brining down the lunar, removing his head to prevent his regeneration. Though the circle, particularly Stag, attempts to kill Ronwe, it dematerialize and escapes, speaking directly to Stag and saying "I doubt the book will bring you much happiness, Flowing Pen." As the circle ponders the meaning of this, the tomescu float upwards out of the manse, but none give chase.
  
 
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When the lunar died a large, egg-shaped chest appeared next to his body. Within, a number of books were found, including the ''Broken-Winged Crane''. It is left in the chest for the moment and the circle splits up. Some remain in the hearth room, checking out the rest of the egg contents, the urn that Guen saw and resting. The others swept through the house, killing remaining zombies and some stray demons. The secret room in the wine cellar is found to contain a number of cells, and looks to be where the Ninth Hunter manufactured the spine chains from the bodies of the vineyard workers. The map room leads to an underground vault with a number of summoning rooms (one for demons evidently used by Hunter) and walk-in safe filled with cash, drugs and armor. It also contained records of who attended parties at the house and what they did there (these were claimed by Hammer).
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Stag buries the bodies with magic, ensuring they will not rise again. Some of the circle attunes to the manse, and the urn is discovered to be a potent artifact for manipulating ghosts known as a [[Shade Urn]]. The manse's hearthstone is found on Ninth Hunter's body, and it is placed back into the hearth, everyone passing on claiming it. Much of the house, though now severely damaged, is revealed to have been something of a den of vice, with rooms and artifacts dedicated to sexual parties, drugs and other pleasures. It also appears to have be the home of a serious armor collector, as all sorts of historic armor is on display. Within the vault were a number of suits dating to the First Age and scattered throughout the house are dozens of suits of "beast armor", jade suits fashioned after various animals in both appearance and power.
  
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As the groups are deciding how best to split the loot, Hammer informs the group that she knows of a training facility that may be of great use to the circle. She knows they have access to a number of solar charms and many martial arts styles, including the Immaculate dragon styles. Even though the camp normally requires three years of training, she thinks that with some of the loot, including most of the armor and all of the drugs, it might be possible to work a deal.
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* [[Broken-Winged Crane]] - Given to Gutts initially, since he cannot read, but ultimately entrusted to Stag
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* A collection of other armor, eventually turned over Flaxen Catacomb and company
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** [http://exalted.xi.co.nz/wiki/wiki.pl?Artifacts/DeliberativeGuardDress|Deliberative Guard Dress]
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** [http://exalted.xi.co.nz/wiki/wiki.pl?Artifacts/HonorableArmor|First Age Legion's Officers Armor]
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** [http://exalted.xi.co.nz/wiki/wiki.pl?Artifacts/JadeMail|Jade Mail of the Imperial Cavalry]
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** At least one each of all the [http://exalted.xi.co.nz/wiki/wiki.pl?BeastArmors|beast armors]
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* Spellbooks
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** [[White Treatise]] -
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** [[Black Treatise]] (Obsidian Butterflies, Demon of the First Circle, Emerald Countermagic, Invulnerable Skin of Bronze, Stormwind Rider)
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** [[Crossing the River]] (primer on necromancy, Banish Ghost, Iron Countermagic, Summon Ghost, Soul Brand, Hungry Creeping Shadow)
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** [[Bodybuilding]] Flesh-Sloughing Wave, Raise the Skeletal Horde, Walking War Machine, Exquisite Undead Aide, Reaping the Fallen, The Spawning of Monsters
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** [[Alone]] -  Emerald Countermagic, Emerald Circle Banishment, Sprouting Shackles of Doom, Demon of the Second Circle, Sapphire Countermagic, Voices of Distant Regard, Swift Spirit of Winged Transportation
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** [[Red Treatise]] - Thunder Wolf's Howl, Blood of Boiling Oil, Magma Kraken
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** 3 [[Book of Infinite Potential]]
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* Cache Egg - Four foot storage egg that can be banished elsewhere, given to Jorias
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* Dragon Tear Tiara - a moonsilver tiara, given to Guen
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* Essence-Containing Gem - emptied by Ninth Hunter, given to Stag
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* Hearthstone Compass - claimed as party loot
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* Furniture intended to enhance sexual pleasure - two pieces saved for Cruxis
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* Candles that cast a contraceptive aura - a dozen saved for Cruxis
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* Dueling Torcs - Gutts
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* [[World Affirming Melody Box]] - given to Flax & co.
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* Saram Saru's [[Oracular Hookah]] - Stag
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* Harrowed Daughter's Paleskin Cowl - party loot
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* Skin-Mount Amulet (jade) - Gutts
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* Gem of Memory Will - put back into hearth
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* Stone of Dream Entrance - Guen
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* Map of Azure Victory - Gutts
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* An abundance of drugs were found in the vault, eventually all given to Flax & company
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** Ghost Flower, 25 doses
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** Age-Staving Cordial, 10 doses
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** Ice Fern Spores, 100 doses
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** Rasp Spider Venom, 50 doses
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** Hallucinogenic Woad, 3 pots
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** Heroin, 20 doses
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** Opium, 250 doses
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** Cocaine, 100 doses
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** Qat, 20 doses
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** Marijuana, 500 doses
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** Seven Bounties Paste, 50 doses
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** Sweet Cordial, 3 doses
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** Philtre of Desire, 10 doses
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** Madien Tea, 500 doses
  
Place looted. Book found (entrusted to Stag). Hammer tells of training camp.
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During disposition of some of these devices, Guen gave Varden the [[Actualizing Nature Band]] claimed from Mnemon Lapel.
  
 
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Split loot. Posess book. Go to G'ma bright.
 
Split loot. Posess book. Go to G'ma bright.

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