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The Napping Tree

Posted on June 28, 2016

I DM for a few different groups, one of which is a couple that I run a game for online.

They were walking down a path when they came upon a Hangman's Tree. I called for Will saves from them both, which he failed, and she passed.

To him (the Human Fighter): You see a lovely shady tree with nice, clean grass. You are drowsy and this looks like a great place to take a nap.

To her (Elven Rogue): You see a shady tree with grass below. There appears to be Ogre sized bones mixed into the earth. Additionally, the branches are waving as if in a light breeze, but there is no wind!

At this point, the Fighter started walking dumbly to…

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