A Person of Some Little Consequence
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A coincidentally available hansom cab appears. Inside, is a queer envelope that seems to be addressed to you. A visitor arrives at your doorstep. What could this be about?


A Visitor at Your Doorstep

The following actions are in your Lodgings.

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Who is she?

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 1

Invite her in

Send her on her way


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Tea with the Ambitious Barrister

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 2

Discuss matters over tea



Touring Fallen London

The Ambitious Barrister wants to be sure you are well-known around Fallen London, and accompanies you on a tour.

The next action is found on Watchmaker's Hill.

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A Stroll around the Hill

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 3

At home in the Hill

Unlocked with Dangerous 100

A matter of destiny

[Use this option if you want to continue on this path now, but have a Dangerous below 100.]

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Requires 10 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.


The next action is found on Veilgarden.

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A wander through Veilgarden

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 4

At home in Veilgarden

Unlocked with Persuasive 100

A matter of destiny

[Use this option if you want to continue on this path now, but have a Persuasive below 100.]

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Requires 10 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.


The next action is found in Spite.

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A tour of Spite

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 5

At home in Spite

Unlocked with Shadowy 100

A matter of destiny

[Use this option if you want to continue on this path now, but have a Shadowy below 100.]

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Requires 10 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.


The next action is found in Ladybones Road.

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A walk down Ladybones Road

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 6

At home in Ladybones Road

Unlocked with Watchful 100

A matter of destiny

[Use this option if you want to continue on this path now, but have a Watchful below 100.]

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Requires 10 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.



Looking to your Accoutrements and your Acquaintances

This story continues with Opportunity cards. These are available while your A Person of Some Little Consequence quality remains 7 and no longer can be used when it has risen to 8, leading to the next set of actions. Each card will raise your A Person of Some Little Consequence quality by 1 cp, and you do not need to be able to complete them all to advance because each one will appear repeatedly. The wardrobe card in particular is a magnitude more expensive than the others.

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A respectable address

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 7

A little place in the city

Unlocked with Key to a Handsome Townhouse 1


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A matter of the wardrobe

[Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 7]

Suited and slippered

slipperswhitesmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Masterwork Dancing Slippers]
whiteglovepurplebacksmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Dancemaster's Dabs]
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blackcoatbluebacksmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Night-Trimmed Frock Coat]

Satin by the yard

maskpurplesmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Beguiling Mask]
slipperswhitesmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Masterwork Dancing Slippers]
whiteglovepurplebacksmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Lady's Lace Gloves]
gownbluesmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Magnificent Midnight-Blue Evening Gown]

Fashionable attire

ridiculoushatsmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Ridiculous Hat]
bootsredsmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Savage Hob-nailed Boots]
fangglovegreensmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Avid Glove]
suitgreysmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Ratskin Suit]
gogglesgreenglowsmall.png [Unlocked with 1 x Luminous Neathglass Goggles]
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Requires 5 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.


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A little hideaway

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 7

A place at the centre of things

Unlocked with Lengthy Lease to Premises at the Bazaar 1

Little places to hide

Unlocked with Key to a Lair in the Marshes 1
Unlocked with Key to a Rooftop Shack 1
Unlocked with Key to a Smoky Flophouse 1
Unlocked with Key to your Cottage by the Observatory 1
Unlocked with Key to your Rooms above a Bookshop 1
Unlocked with Key to your Rooms above a Gambling Den 1

A place where odd behaviour is tolerated

Unlocked with Reservation at the Royal Bethlehem

A place somewhere warm

Unlocked with Blistering Brass Key


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Friends and acquantances

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 7

A close circle of friends

Unlocked with Acquaintance: a Repentant Forger 1, Acquaintance: Regretful Soldier 1, Acquaintance: Wry Functionary 1, Acquaintance: Sardonic Music-Hall Singer 1.

Friends in high places

Unlocked with Connected: Society 15, Connected: The Church 15, Connected: the Masters of the Bazaar 1

Friends who can get things done

Unlocked with Connected: Criminals 20, Connected: Revolutionaries 20, Connected: The Great Game 20

The most singular friends

Unlocked with Connected: Rubbery Men 15, Connected: The Tomb-Colonies 20, Connected: Urchins 20

Everyone loves you

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Requires 5 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.



Reviewing Your Accomplishments

When your A Person of Some Little Consequence quality reaches 8, the Ambitious Barrister returns to your Lodgings.

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Sufficient Notability

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 8

Because they love you

Unlocked with the Darling of the Ambassador's Ball 1, Memento of Passion 1, banished from the Court 1.

Because you watch from the shadows

Unlocked with Master Thief 1, a fine piece in the Game 1.

Because they're afraid of you

Unlocks with Bringer of Death 1, a Fearsome Duellist 1, a Procurer of Savage Beasts 1.

Because you have secrets

Unlocks with Scholar of the Correspondence 1, 20 x Appalling Secret, Nightmares 5, Featuring in the Tales of the University 25.

Because it lies in your future

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Requires 10 Fate

Fate-locked content must not be placed on the wiki, per the developers.


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A Most Interesting Briefcase

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 9

A document of some sort



Off to the Bazaar Sidestreets

When your A Person of Some Little Consequence quality reaches 10, the Ambitious Barrister accompanies you to the Bazaar Sidestreets to help you collect a few necessaries.

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A Morning for Business

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 10

Listen to what she has to say

[The next few storylets are a guide to acquiring new items such as ships and constant companions. These items cannot be simply bought at the Bazaar. Listen closely.]


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Acquiring a Velocipede

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 11

Quite unnecessary!

Unlocks with: 1 x Velocipede

Now scurry off and get…

Unlocks with: 1 x Legal Document , 1 x Whirring Contraption , 1 x Strong-Backed Labour.


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Are we done?

Unlocked with A Person of Some Little Consequence 12

You understand

Wait - one moment -


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