The Campaigner's health is failing

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SS campaigner2gaz.png
Category Story Event
Type Story
Linked to SS campaigner2gaz.png Brisk Campaigner
Data ID 165262

The Campaigner's health is failing is a Sunless Sea Story Event.

Trigger conditions[edit | edit source]

The Campaigner's health is failing is triggered if you have the following:

Story description[edit | edit source]

She's developed a rattle in her lungs. Each time she coughs, the skin of her throat lights with an emberish glow. This latest coughing fit brings her to her knees.

Interactions[edit | edit source]

Actions Requirements Effects Notes
Insist she takes to her bed to recover

She can't be up and about. Have meals sent to her cabin until she's a little restored.

Haughty acquiescence

She isn't pleased; but she isn't stupid either. “Very well. Until I judge that I'm well enough to rise from my sick-bed. Let us both be honest: I am much better equipped than you to determine when I am well enough.”

Let her go

There's nothing more you can do for her.

The light goes out

“My family,” she says composedly, “will have opinions on my the matter of my bur - ” She begins to cough, desperately. A spasm takes her. The crew gather, appalled. There is blood on the deck.

She hangs on your arm, looks up at you. “Burial. This flesh - contaminated - give it to - zee. At zee!”

The light in her eyes goes out: the strength is gone from her arm. She collapses like a falling tower.

Administer the treatments from Adam's Way

The instructions are bizarre, but you follow them exactly.

Remedy? Or placebo?

Her breathing eases, and she waves you away. Rising, she forces a severe smile, nods, and lurches to her cabin. Her breathe smelled like a skillet after bacon.

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