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{{Item
|noun=Compass
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|rev=3
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|noun=compass
 
|look=Patina has been added to the once-bright metal, giving it a timeworn appearance.  The compass features a hinged lid faintly embossed with interlocking alchemical and mathematical symbols.  A braided brown leather chain loops through the large metal ring piercing the top of the tool.
 
|look=Patina has been added to the once-bright metal, giving it a timeworn appearance.  The compass features a hinged lid faintly embossed with interlocking alchemical and mathematical symbols.  A braided brown leather chain loops through the large metal ring piercing the top of the tool.
|MTag=Copper
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|MTag=copper,leather
|CTag=Copper
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|CTag=copper
|type=misc, toy, verby
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|STag=math,alchemy,alchemical symbol,math symbol
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|type=toy, verby
 
|wearloc=belt
 
|wearloc=belt
 
|weight=5
 
|weight=5
|appcost=37500
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|appcost=37,500
|source=The Gear Shop (2)
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|lsize=1
|cost=27,060 Dokoras
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|wsize=1
|sourcetype=sold by
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|hsize=1
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|sourcetype=-
 
|fname=No
 
|fname=No
 
}}
 
}}
 
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==Verbs==
As you study the compass, you think you could probably TURN, PUSH, TAP and NIBBLE it.
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* {{com|study}}: As you study the compass, you think you could probably TURN, PUSH, TAP and NIBBLE it.
 
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* {{com|tURN}}: You turn your compass, trying to get the needle to stop moving.  It doesn't.
TURN:
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:Others see: ''<Person>'' turns ''<his/her>'' compass this way and that, but doesn't seem to be having any luck.
You turn your compass, trying to get the needle to stop moving.  It doesn't.
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* {{com|PUSH}}: You point your compass until the needle lines up with north.  Now you know which way north is!
Others see: Dominga turns her compass this way and that, but doesn't seem to be having any luck.
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:Others see: ''<Person>'' points ''<his/her>'' compass until its needle lines up with north.  ''<He/She>'' appears pleased with herself!  
 
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* {{com|TAP}}: You tap your compass, causing the needle to spin wildly.  How will you find your way now?
PUSH:
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:Others see: ''<Person>'' taps ''<his/her>'' compass, causing the needle to spin wildly.  Hopefully, no one left ''<him/her>'' in charge of directions.  
You point your compass until the needle lines up with north.  Now you know which way north is!
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* {{com|NIBBLE}}: In a moment of true exasperation, you try biting the compass when nothing else works.  That doesn't work either, except now your teeth hurt.
Others see: Dominga points her compass until its needle lines up with north.  She appears pleased with herself!  
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:Others see: ''<Person>'' bites down on ''<his/her>'' compass, looking exasperated.  ''<He/She>'' then winces in pain, looking like ''<he/she>'' didn't accomplish much.
 
 
TAP:
 
You tap your compass, causing the needle to spin wildly.  How will you find your way now?
 
Others see: Dominga taps her compass, causing the needle to spin wildly.  Hopefully, no one left her in charge of directions.  
 
 
 
NIBBLE:
 
In a moment of true exasperation, you try biting the compass when nothing else works.  That doesn't work either, except now your teeth hurt.
 
Others see: Dominga bites down on her compass, looking exasperated.  She then winces in pain, looking like she didn't accomplish much.
 

Latest revision as of 14:02, 9 June 2017


antiqued copper compass on a leather fob
Look: Patina has been added to the once-bright metal, giving it a timeworn appearance. The compass features a hinged lid faintly embossed with interlocking alchemical and mathematical symbols. A braided brown leather chain loops through the large metal ring piercing the top of the tool.
Weight: 5 stones
Appraised Cost: 37,500 Kronars
30,000 Lirums
27,060 Dokoras
37.5 LTBpoints
37.5 Tickets
37.5 Scrips
Special Properties:
  • This item is worn in the belt slot.
  • This item is a toy.
  • This item has more than normal or unusual verbs.
Dimensions: 1 length x 1 width x 1 height
Sources: Source is Gear Shop (5), Gear Shop (4), Gear Shop (3), Gear Shop (2)

Verbs

  • STUDY: As you study the compass, you think you could probably TURN, PUSH, TAP and NIBBLE it.
  • TURN: You turn your compass, trying to get the needle to stop moving. It doesn't.
Others see: <Person> turns <his/her> compass this way and that, but doesn't seem to be having any luck.
  • PUSH: You point your compass until the needle lines up with north. Now you know which way north is!
Others see: <Person> points <his/her> compass until its needle lines up with north. <He/She> appears pleased with herself!
  • TAP: You tap your compass, causing the needle to spin wildly. How will you find your way now?
Others see: <Person> taps <his/her> compass, causing the needle to spin wildly. Hopefully, no one left <him/her> in charge of directions.
  • NIBBLE: In a moment of true exasperation, you try biting the compass when nothing else works. That doesn't work either, except now your teeth hurt.
Others see: <Person> bites down on <his/her> compass, looking exasperated. <He/She> then winces in pain, looking like <he/she> didn't accomplish much.