Chapter 6: The House

A friend of the investigators stands accused of the murder of her husband, due to insanity. It is up to the companions to find out what drove her to commit this terrible deed.

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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:37 am

The first door on their left opens on to a narrow staircase, leading up.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:02 am

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"That must go to the attic," says Alice. "Shall we try the next one?"
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby innsmouth » Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:31 pm

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"Yes good plan."

Henry closes the first door and goes to the second, keeping close by Alice's side.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Thu Dec 06, 2018 3:48 pm

The next door leads into what is obviously Tabitha's bedroom. A small crib leans up against a pastel yellow wall. Nearby stands a new chest of draws. There is very little in this room; it looks like it was emptied hastily, as several of the draws of the chest are open, and there looks to be nothing inside. A patch of yellow beneath the dress appears to be a small china doll, perhaps forgotten in the rush to leave. Two more doors can be seen, each adjacent to the far corner of the room.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:14 pm

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"We're getting closer," says Alice. "Surely her room will be near the baby's room. Let's try the door on the right far corner next."
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:59 am

There are three more doors. There is another room next to Tabitha’s bedroom, and standing next to this door the companions can see two more doors; one on the right and one more facing them.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:11 am

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"Maybe it's the room next to Tabitha's?" suggests Alice.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby innsmouth » Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:16 am

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"I'll take this for Tabitha." says Henry, picking up the doll.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby evil_scientist » Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:02 am

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Isadora enters the room next to Tabitha's.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:45 pm

This bedroom overlooks the front garden. It contains a dresser, chair, single bed and a pair of closets, and like the other room seems to have been emptied in some haste.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:18 pm

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Alice takes a look inside the closets and the dresser drawers to see if anything has been left behind.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby evil_scientist » Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:21 pm

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Isadora walks around the room, knocking on the walls. Then she goes to the window, and takes a look outside at the garden.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Sat Dec 08, 2018 4:40 am

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There are one or two items of women’s clothing, but nothing of any real interest.


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The garden outside is peaceful. A cat runs across the lawn.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:03 am

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"Just a few of her clothes they left here," says Alice. She examines the wallpaper to see if it matches the description she had heard.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby HoneyDog » Sat Dec 08, 2018 5:13 am

The wallpaper is a pale pastel blue, with a pattern of small raised polka dots.
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Re: Chapter 6: The House

Postby Mr. Handy » Sat Dec 08, 2018 6:02 am

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"The wallpaper doesn't look off to me," says Alice. "I guess that's a good sign, though."
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