so late on this cold winter night. Standing at the door, a fearsome blizzard raging behind him, was a mysterious stranger. The Frost Lord's eyebrows were white and frosty with ice. His skin was cold with a hint of blue. His chill exhalations fogged the air as he stepped into the orphanage and held aloft his flask. He was a traveler, he said, a gambler and had been caught in the storm. He offered to share his mead if Father Nickoli would let him stay for a few hours until the storm passed.
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Perhaps, he asked, they could wile away the time with a game of cards. Father Nickoli agreed and they began to play. The game they played was called "the Weeping Queen" in the common tongue, "La Reigne qui Pleure" for the High Elves, and "Shiva's Wrath" for the Einher. It was played until one person pulled the Weeping Queen. Whoever drew that card had to pay a price. Father Nickoli wanted 1000 gold, and to his surprise, the Frost Lord agreed. The game started in Father Nickoli's favour, but quickly turned sour. After an hour of play, only two.
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