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−  [[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]: About this morning, [[Parson GottiParson]]...  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': About this morning, [[Parson GottiParson]]... 
−  [[Parson GottiLordHamster]]: Yeah. About that.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Yeah. About that. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Is that how it's going to be?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Is that how it's going to be? 
−  '''LordHamster''': For the record, I didn't [[commandorder]] it.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': For the record, I didn't [[commandorder]] it. 
−  '''LordHamster''': But yeah, I think it's safe to say that anything you stick in our [[battlespace]] is going to get cut off.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': But yeah, I think it's safe to say that anything you stick in our [[battlespace]] is going to get cut off. 
−  '''LordHamster''': So be careful what you're sticking, and where.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': So be careful what you're sticking, and where. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Fair enough.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Fair enough. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': What would it cost me for permission to pass through?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': What would it cost me for permission to pass through? 
−  '''LordHamster''': Dunno. That would be up to [[Stanley the ToolStanley]].  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Dunno. That would be up to [[Stanley the ToolStanley]]. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Could you find out?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Could you find out? 
−  '''LordHamster''': Weeeell, I'll ask heem, but I don't theenk he'll be verrah keen.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Weeeell, I'll ask heem, but I don't theenk he'll be verrah keen. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Please do.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Please do. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': So, um...  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': So, um... 
−  '''LordHamster''': Yes?  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Yes? 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Couldn't help notice a small detail about that [[combatbattle]].  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Couldn't help notice a small detail about that [[combatbattle]]. 
−  '''LordHamster''': I bet you couldn't.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''':: I bet you couldn't. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': That was [[Patty]], [[Maxene]] and [[LaVerne]].  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': That was [[Patty]], [[Maxene]] and [[LaVerne]]. 
−  '''LordHamster''': If you say so.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': If you say so. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': What were they doing in that black [[raiment]], fighting for [[Gobwin Knob]]?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': What were they doing in that black [[raiment]], fighting for [[Gobwin Knob]]? 
−  '''LordHamster''': If you read that question again, [[Charlie]], you'll notice that it answers itself.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': If you read that question again, [[Charlie]], you'll notice that it answers itself. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Cute.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Cute. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': You know what I mean.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': You know what I mean. 
−  '''LordHamster''': I do. That's also the only answer you're getting.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': I do. That's also the only answer you're getting. 
−  '''LordHamster''': The only free answer, anyway.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': The only free answer, anyway. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': You're a quick study.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': You're a quick study. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': What will it cost me?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': What will it cost me? 
−  '''LordHamster''': So I've been told. And how bout letting me out of the rest of that [[Mathamancy]] deal?  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': So I've been told. And how bout letting me out of the rest of that [[Mathamancy]] deal? 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Steep.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Steep. 
−  '''LordHamster''': Maybe not. It's a pretty valuable chunk of info.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Maybe not. It's a pretty valuable chunk of info. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Undoubtedly.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Undoubtedly. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Tell you what, I'll spend a calculation now.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Tell you what, I'll spend a calculation now. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Tell me the odds that learning what happened to my [[Archon]]s right now will be worth giving up those calculations in the future.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Tell me the odds that learning what happened to my [[Archon]]s right now will be worth giving up those calculations in the future. 
−  '''LordHamster''': ...  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': ... 
−  '''LordHamster''': I don't know if this [[Mathamancy Bracerthing]] can even DO a calculation like that. Predicting the future?  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': I don't know if this [[Mathamancy Bracerthing]] can even DO a calculation like that. Predicting the future? 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Try it.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Try it. 
−  '''LordHamster''': Fine.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Fine. 
−  '''LordHamster''': I'll be damned.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': I'll be damned. 
−  '''LordHamster''': It says there's all of a 4% chance it's worth taking my deal, even after spending this calculation.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': It says there's all of a 4% chance it's worth taking my deal, even after spending this calculation. 
−  '''LordHamster''': 4.14 percent.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': 4.14 percent. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': Hm.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': Hm. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': That either means that I could likely find out the information through other means, or the calculations will be highly valuable.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': That either means that I could likely find out the information through other means, or the calculations will be highly valuable. 
−  '''LordHamster''': I guess. Or both.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': I guess. Or both. 
−  '''LordHamster''': Deal or No Deal?  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Deal or No Deal? 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': No deal.  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': No deal. 
−  '''LordHamster''': Figured. Enjoy wondering.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Figured. Enjoy wondering. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': That was clever, though, right?  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': That was clever, though, right? 
−  '''LordHamster''': Sure.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Sure. 
−  '''LordHamster''': Determining the decision not to spend all the calculations. Cost: one calculation.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Determining the decision not to spend all the calculations. Cost: one calculation. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': :)  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': :) 
−  '''LordHamster''': Teaching me that my [[Mathamancy Bracerbracer]] can make sophisticated predictions about the future? Priceless.  +  '''[[Parson GottiLordHamster]]''': Teaching me that my [[Mathamancy Bracerbracer]] can make sophisticated predictions about the future? Priceless. 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': ...  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': ... 
−  '''CharlsNChrg''': :(  +  '''[[CharlieCharlsNChrg]]''': :( 
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CharlsNChrg: About this morning, Parson...
LordHamster: Yeah. About that.
CharlsNChrg: Is that how it's going to be?
LordHamster: For the record, I didn't order it.
LordHamster: But yeah, I think it's safe to say that anything you stick in our battlespace is going to get cut off.
LordHamster: So be careful what you're sticking, and where.
CharlsNChrg: Fair enough.
CharlsNChrg: What would it cost me for permission to pass through?
LordHamster: Dunno. That would be up to Stanley.
CharlsNChrg: Could you find out?
LordHamster: Weeeell, I'll ask heem, but I don't theenk he'll be verrah keen.
CharlsNChrg: Please do.
CharlsNChrg: So, um...
LordHamster: Yes?
CharlsNChrg: Couldn't help notice a small detail about that battle.
LordHamster:: I bet you couldn't.
CharlsNChrg: That was Patty, Maxene and LaVerne.
LordHamster: If you say so.
CharlsNChrg: What were they doing in that black raiment, fighting for Gobwin Knob?
LordHamster: If you read that question again, Charlie, you'll notice that it answers itself.
CharlsNChrg: Cute.
CharlsNChrg: You know what I mean.
LordHamster: I do. That's also the only answer you're getting.
LordHamster: The only free answer, anyway.
CharlsNChrg: You're a quick study.
CharlsNChrg: What will it cost me?
LordHamster: So I've been told. And how bout letting me out of the rest of that Mathamancy deal?
CharlsNChrg: Steep.
LordHamster: Maybe not. It's a pretty valuable chunk of info.
CharlsNChrg: Undoubtedly.
CharlsNChrg: Tell you what, I'll spend a calculation now.
CharlsNChrg: Tell me the odds that learning what happened to my Archons right now will be worth giving up those calculations in the future.
LordHamster: ...
LordHamster: I don't know if this thing can even DO a calculation like that. Predicting the future?
CharlsNChrg: Try it.
LordHamster: Fine.
LordHamster: I'll be damned.
LordHamster: It says there's all of a 4% chance it's worth taking my deal, even after spending this calculation.
LordHamster: 4.14 percent.
CharlsNChrg: Hm.
CharlsNChrg: That either means that I could likely find out the information through other means, or the calculations will be highly valuable.
LordHamster: I guess. Or both.
LordHamster: Deal or No Deal?
CharlsNChrg: No deal.
LordHamster: Figured. Enjoy wondering.
CharlsNChrg: That was clever, though, right?
LordHamster: Sure.
LordHamster: Determining the decision not to spend all the calculations. Cost: one calculation.
CharlsNChrg: :)
LordHamster: Teaching me that my bracer can make sophisticated predictions about the future? Priceless.
CharlsNChrg: ...
CharlsNChrg: :(