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Uncoiled Ambition

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Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Indeed. At this point even a small or partial success would be a boost to his morale.


*blinds and deafenes him*


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

XD


Not happy with that post but I got to get back in the swing of things.


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

No problem, sometimes you just have to go with what you can.


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Oh, and I'm definitely curious about what's going on with Sevak after that post.


Good, that was the idea!


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

I got a picture of Sevak doing some lightning magic. :)


Very cool!


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

It's probably just as well that Sevak doesn't know too much history, or he'd realize just how hard pulling a region out of anarchy and warlordism is. XD


Fools rush in where angels fear to tread?


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Something like that.


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Hmmmmmm... Veeeeeeery interesting...


Interesting?


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Oh, just trying to figure out what's going on with Sevak. For example, I'm theorizing that he won't get Fireball when he's targeting himself. :D

I hope I'm right on that.


You have way too much faith in me to be nice.

But with some time, you'll be able to stop the randomness.

Have you figured it out yet?


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

I was guessing that it's his Naga Aspirant spells, meaning he just got See Invisibility. Last night I was in a hurry and forgot he had See Invisibility, not Invisibility on his list.

From the decreasing die I'm guessing he gets one of each spell a day, too. And I was figuring he'll be able to stop the randomness once he has a few days to not be running or fighting or hiding for his life. XD


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

Poor Sevak. He was planning on coming to town, learning about the situation, and using what he learned to make a plan. Now he has to come up with one on the fly, and I have no clue how to make a workable plan here. XD


Should I dial it back? I am pushing a bit but part of that is Hundai and part of that is me wanting to give you authority.


Male Nagaji Ex-Druid (Naga Aspirant) 6 | HP36/45 | AC:18 T:13 Fl:16 | CMB: +7 CMD: 19 | F +8 R +5 W +10 | Init +2 | Perc: +15 Sense Motive +13 | Wild Shape 2/2
Spells:
2nd Aggressive Thundercloud, Bull's Strength, Barkskin, Animal Trance (D) | 3rd Dispel Magic, Resist Energy Communal, Greater Magic Fang (D)
Current Effects:
Mage Armor

No, it's just a tough situation. As far as I can see, the only solution to this problem is for someone with enough power to enforce some laws to, well, enforce some laws. It seems like the only options for that are either be A) An external force that moves in and occupies the area with an army or B) A local force that is strong enough to hold the others off. A isn't really an option, because Nagajor doesn't care about this area but would definitely care if another country moved an army into it. B is what Sevak is hoping Hudai can do, but he has no clue how firm her grip will be if she's in power, much less how dedicated to the whole idea she really is. But his impression is that any grip over these bandits is tenuous at best, which leaves him with no real idea of how someone could get enough power to start enforcing laws well enough to make a difference for long enough.

Or maybe I'm just thinking myself into a hole here. Maybe there's some solution I'm just not seeing because I've focused too much on the problems. I've been known to do that. Sevak's the one with 19 wisdom here, maybe he sees something I don't. XD

Hmmm... I guess maybe one idea would be to use his actions as proof of an external threat... plenty of leaders have cemented their grip on power by using the excuse of preparing for/dealing with some sort of threat. Maybe Hudai can use Sevak's actions as proof that Nagajor is trying to soften them up, and so justify changing the way things work as emergency measures to prepare for a possible invasion. Thieves could be 'traitors working with Nagajor to weaken us', and so forth. It's not a good solution, but I'm not sure there is a good solution here.


I think you are doing fine, for bumbling into it. I do want to, some day, get Sevak in a situation where he has time to plan and such, to give you that chance. The Quain stuff was supposed to, but we rushed it since you weren't a fan of it.

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