In a Wicked Age
four oracles


A Penny for Your Thoughts

Blood & Sex

1H: A farm manor, peaceful and prosperous.

7D: The much-contested wedding of the province's great beauty.

3S: A camp-wanton, pretty and pliant, prone to drink.

KD: A company of desert horsemen, hiding a woman amongst them.

God-kings of War

1H: A secret order of warrior-mystics, defending their relics.

7D: The site of a pitched battle, ground churned and stinking.

3S: A warrior overcome with the weight of his weapons and the smell of gore.

KD: A chest containing the tax monies of a rural province.

the Unquiet Past

1H: A girl with the soul of a leopard, born inappropriately into a human body.

7D: An apothecary, squint-eyed, with many uncanny potions.

3S: A rough wolf-hunter, surly, filthy, and crude.

KD: The exposure by erosion of a long-buried door.

a Nest of Vipers

1H: A vicious gang of cutthroats and alley-thieves.

7D: A public bathing house in a wealthy city, of very good quality, where only the most refined and modish vices are permitted.

3S: A precocious child disputing with philosophers and declaimers.

KD: A wealthy merchant-priest with much political clout.