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Nov
23
Garnet Psaltery's picture
Telegraphic Communication
Posted by Garnet Psaltery on November 23, 2014 at 7:33am

Telegram to Professor Mrs. W. Rowbottom at St. Hilda's College, York

REGRET LEFT QH SUDDENLY STOP PERIL PLEASE ADVISE AT PIMLICO +

GARNET

 

Telegram to Miss G. Psaltery at Pimlico Hotel, Caledon

WE KNOW STAY THERE WILL PAY EXPENSES AND SEE TO QH STOP DO NOT GO OUT +

WANDA

Nov
23
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Fetch
Posted by Quentin Fumes on November 23, 2014 at 5:22am

What a night I had with the ladies.  New ones too.  Got an address from a geezer at the Gangplank.  Skinny bloke behind the bar.  Did me a good turn.  Have to take him out with the sailors sometime, put hairs on his chest.

Headache like sin today so I'm late getting back to Garnet's house.  Very late as it happens.  Place is empty.  Not just all gone out for the evening but proper gone. ...

Nov
22
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New-Babbage Snow Animal!
Posted by Avariel Falcon on November 22, 2014 at 12:25pm ...4 replies

Jack has just popped round for a cup of tea and delivered the envelope with this years snow animal!

 

Now lets see...

 

This is a little different this year! Its a category of animals!

 

Mythical Equines!

 

So this could be any mythical equine from mythology!

 

Prizes awarded based on Mythicality, Prancyness and Yay!

 

1st: L$1000...

Nov
20
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The night the Tower Fell
Posted by Kasa on November 20, 2014 at 2:38pm

Kasa sat in the reception area of the hospital enjoying a small break as things had been slow tonight.  The weather outside was getting colder by the day she thought as she leaned back.  

 

She hears the bell on the door as it opens. Looking up to see a short, strange man she had never seen before enter....

Nov
19
Garnet Psaltery's picture
Offertorium
Posted by Garnet Psaltery on November 19, 2014 at 9:01am ...2 replies

Footsteps neared the cellar room door.  I blew out the candle and hid in darkness.  A key turned gently, and a woman entered the room.

I heard her sigh.  She stepped forward, her back illuminated, then she turned, quite clearly seeing me pressed against the wall.  The candle reignited, as of itself, while she closed the door, and went to sit on the cot.  "Come sit with me.  Don't be afraid".

There...

Nov
16
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A newspaper Article from Heathen Lands about the Alleviation and Reduction of Starvation and Malnourishment
Posted by Arthur Serpente on November 16, 2014 at 1:56pm ...2 replies

An article that could be read in New Babbage if anyone has access to the Nov. 1 issue of the New Delhi Times

 

Food in Times of Need

The English inform us that they have found a new food source for the many poor and heathen in our land. Lord Elgin Marbles of our city says he has signed a contract to import a new foodstuff from a land called New Babage and a place called Eileen Bay. Lord Marbles says that by the new...