[Northkeep] sort of OT Saturday fun....(long)

Chuck Kaun jack_a_lope31 at hotmail.com
Sat Jun 21 11:27:28 PDT 2008

Just two questions....what kind of pears did you eat?  And where did you get them?
Karl Thorgeirsson> Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2008 10:52:28 -0500> From: montega at gmail.com> To: northkeep at lists.ansteorra.org> Subject: [Northkeep] sort of OT Saturday fun....(long)> > ok, so I either take the SCA too seriously or you really aren't supposed to> eat pears before bedtime. So... no shit... there I was.....> > > All of Northkeep were in what I can only presume was court. There weren't> any thrones. We were all waiting. A harold paraded in these four beings.> They were spindly and had long brown robes on. They didn't have a mouth or> noses. They only had eyes. They were the "powers that be" No one was really> afraid of them or anything. They slowly walked thru the crowd. Morgan was> next to me on one side and Ciana Mcknochard on the other. The being reached> out and touched Morgan and he disappeared in an instant. Carla Screamed at> them for making Morgan disappear, then they went to Angus. "Damn it! He just> got back!" Poof, they touched him and he was gone. Carla was next. The> populace was composed of several people from Ansteorra just like usual. More> than half of them were sent "away" by the powers that be. When they were> done they stood at the front and the herald stood before them and raised his> hands and shouted "Let the games begin!"> > The beings folded in on themselves and disappeared. The ground began to> rumble and suddenly a vast forest was raised before us. We all stood up and> started into the forest. The object of the game was to find your own barony,> shire, etc. In the distance you could hear members shouting their member> name. "Northkeep!" "Namron!" The first group to find all of their members> wins the game.> > The forest was like any other enchanted forest I suppose. The trees were so> large that along the way there were some trees that had been turned into> merchant booths. The ground of the forest, however, was cobblestone. In the> merchant area, you could buy anything you needed but it would cost you a> site token from another event that you had been to. Members had to fight> their way past monsters, answer riddles, and weave thru mazes.> > I happened upon a house that was your basic old tree. It had lots of rooms.> On the wall of the house there was a huge map of the entire forest. Great!> Well… not so great. It didn't have the "You are here" section. Drat! I did> find bottles of potions and spells and books and pretty much anything you> would want to find. That is until a female Ogre popped out of the wall to> claim what was rightfully hers.> > I found Elodie in a cell. I found Ciana trying to kill a monster. I helped> her kill the monster and we freed Elodie. Jeffery came out of no where> wielding a huge sword and singing about honor and glory. We slowly started> to add to our group. Wolfstar had the biggest issue. They were howling> instead of shouting "Wolfstar!" So no one could tell if it was some big> hairy monster or if it was a clan member. We made our way through the forest> killing this and that and talking about these tiny little creatures that> seemed oblivious to our being there.> > > > It was at this point that I was jarred out of sleep by some moron outside> with a leaf blower! Damn it! I want to see how it ends! This was one of the> most vivid dreams I've ever had. Could have rolled credits at the end!> _______________________________________________> Northkeep mailing list> Northkeep at lists.ansteorra.org> http://lists.ansteorra.org/listinfo.cgi/northkeep-ansteorra.org
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