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Old 01-18-2022, 05:23 PM   #921
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"Hey! Yeah, I'm an American. I didn't come by portal... "

Peter is concerned he'll be herded in with the abducted people in his vision, so he tries to come up with an alternative story to 'escaped property'.

"Never used one of those before, what's that like? I've gone by conveyor tho, but I seem to have missed my ride. Ever hear of the Miracle Workers? Think I can catch a ride back to Homeline?"
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Old 01-19-2022, 06:34 AM   #922
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"I haven't heard of that." the soldier says. "I will take you to someone who might have. Come with us. You are now our prisoner. climb on my horse."


He seems to be disregarding the dog. He says something to the man, and reaches down to hand him a few coins.
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Old 01-19-2022, 09:09 AM   #923
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'This is what happens when I don't run' Peter thinks to himself.

"How about 'traveling companion'? I'll go with you to kill some time and find out what's going on, but I am no one's prisoner. When my friends return, you don't want to be on my bad side, trust me buddy" Peter bluffs... then realizes that may have been a mistake, paining himself as having information about a possible threat may work to his detriment.
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Old 01-20-2022, 06:48 AM   #924
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"We don't care about your dog, and neither does he."


Goliath has already darted off into the bushes. Peter thinks he can see the animal watching what's going on.


"We're already at war. If you don't know that, its because your army isn't telling you what's going on. By the time they come for you, I'll be just another soldier."


"Move along prisoner, before I have to reinforce that fact."
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Old 01-20-2022, 09:20 AM   #925
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Peter looks around quickly and does the math...

Does he see any possibility of a route to escape? If he thinks he has a shot, he'll take it.

If not he'll comply.

"Neither does who? Hey, if your guys think they can ransom me or something, we can work something out for my dog too... He's important to me."
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Old Yesterday, 06:44 AM   #926
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Peter looks around quickly and does the math...

Does he see any possibility of a route to escape? If he thinks he has a shot, he'll take it.

If not he'll comply.
Not really...


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"Neither does who? Hey, if your guys think they can ransom me or something, we can work something out for my dog too... He's important to me."
"Your dog doesn't care. He's already run away. I'm not going to spend my time chasing after a disloyal mutt of a prisoner. If you're ransomed? you can buy a new dog."


GM aside: Goliath will follow you, wait, and look out for himself. He's a purchased ally.
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Looking defeated, Peter complies and climbs on the horse...

He points to the ladle and then Goliath and says "Can you give him some water? Please care for him if he hangs around." Hoping they understand English a little better than speaking it.


OOC: I realize Peter will see him again, but Peter knows these mechanical horses are faster than real ones and he has no way of knowing if Goliath will keep up or that he'll see him again.
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