Merchant King

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    18 – A New Party?

    Marian left Market Street behind and boldly made her way into a smaller, more upperclass thoroughfare called Singsong Avenue. Unlike the very broad main shopping district, wide enough for carts and wagons to…

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    15 – Profits and Taxes

    More and more people entered the Guild hall and streamed towards the crowd. Weesely and his men were among them. Marian, Alessabell and Dalton quietly stood behind Hadiin, looking nervous.  Hadiin wasn’t nervous…

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    14 – A Shady Offer

    Ice cream was selling like…well, ice cream on a hot day to people who’d never had it before. Hadiin and Marian both worked the counter, turning ice cream cones into silver coins as…

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    13 – Making Ice Cream

    Rays of sunlight flickered through distant treetops. On the other side of the town wall, male voices called and grumbled. With a slow creak, the main gates opened, two armoured guards pushing on…

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    12 – More Cryo Slime

    The first problem they faced was money. As in, they actually had some for once. But they couldn’t very well go around with heavy buckets of silver coins. They were ‘saved’ from having…

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    11 – First to Market

    Hadiin was happily humming to himself when Marian showed up.  “Oh! You sold all the leather already?” she asked in mild surprise.  He sat up in the wagon with a smile. “I did!…

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    9 – Belleville

    Hadiin It took him a pathetically long time to return to the wagon. He was struck, in turn, by periods of resignation and giving up any hope of recovering all that he’d acquired…