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By Elly Griffiths

Evening falls on Halloween eve, the museum in King's Lynn is getting ready for an strange occasion – the hole of a coffin excavated from the positioning of a medieval church. but if archaeologist Dr Ruth Galloway arrives to oversee, she unearths the museum's curator mendacity lifeless beside it. Ruth and Detective Inspector Nelson are pressured to pass paths once more whilst he's known as in to enquire the homicide, and their prior tensions are reignited. And as Ruth turns into additional embroiled within the case, she needs to come to a decision the place her loyalties lie - a decision that her very survival depends upon.

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To become a member of the society and join the kerykes, it is necessary undergo an Initiation which grants the Mystery of Nature Lore (see House Merinita: Nature Mysteries) at one of the yearly meetings of the cult. A Bjornaer magus inducted into the cult will probably be Initiated by his sept members, but not until after his Initiation into the Order of Hermes. initiation to tHe rank of kerykis and tHe Mystery of nature lore Ease Factor: 15 (Minor Virtue known to the Mystagogue) Script Bonus: +9 Script Details: The Initiate must acquire Huntress Lore 1 through at least one season’s tutelage under the Mystagogue (+3); discover and give to the hierophants a piece of magical lore related to the study or worship of nature hitherto unknown to them, such as a new (or old) spell, an ancient book, or an invested item made by House Diedne (+3); and take an Oath of obedience to the hierophants of the cult (Vow Flaw, +3).

Phlegmatic with sanguine aspect) 41 Otter: The otter has a playful and frivolous disposition, but is nevertheless the enemy of crocodiles, which he climbs inside and eats. Virtues & Flaws: Ferocity (against water creatures), Puissant Swim; Carefree. Qualities: Amphibious, Pursuit Predator. (phlegmatic with melancholic aspect) Partridge; The female partridge secures protective coloration by clever camouflage, hiding their eggs from predators and her husband, who is a disgusting creature consumed by lust.

When roused into action, he works as hard as any other, but is constantly looking for opportunities to lapse into sloth again. New Abilities An asterisk (*) indicates an Ability that cannot be used at all by characters with no score (see ArM5, page 62). dead language: gotHic (acadeMic)* This is the language used in all the rituals of House Bjornaer, and is essential for any member of Clan Ilfetu. As a dead language, it has little use outside of a ritual context. Specialties: rituals, deciphering.

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