¨§§¨¨§¨§§§                                          ¨¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨¨
¨§¨§¨§§§¨¨                                          §¨¨§§¨¨¨¨¨
¨§§§§§¨¨§¨                                          §§¨§¨§¨¨¨¨
¨§¨¨¨¨§¨§§                                          ¨¨§§§§§¨¨¨
¨§§¨¨¨§§§¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨¨¨§¨¨
¨§¨§¨¨§¨¨§  THE HONEY IS A CONDENSATION OF A THICK  ¨¨§§¨¨¨§§¨
¨§§§§¨§§¨§      LIQUID, INHERENT TO ALL MAZES.      §¨§¨§¨¨§¨§
§§¨¨¨§§¨§§                                          §§§§§§¨§§§
¨¨§¨¨§¨§§¨ ######################################## ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
¨¨§§¨§§§¨§ ¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨¨ ¨¨¨¨¨¨§¨§¨
¨¨§¨§§¨¨§§                                          ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§§§
§¨§§§¨§¨§¨  MAINLY COLLECTED BY THE LIZARDFOLK OF   §¨¨¨¨¨§¨¨¨
§§§¨¨§§§§§     THE KIRUGU VARGIR DESERT, IN THE     §§¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
§¨¨§¨§¨¨¨¨     UNDERLYING TUNNELS. IT'S USE AND     ¨¨§¨¨¨§¨§¨
§§¨§§§§¨¨¨  POSSESSION IS ILLEGAL WITHIN THE CITY.  §¨§§¨¨§§§§
¨¨§§¨¨¨§¨¨                                          §§§¨§¨§¨¨¨
¨¨§¨§¨¨§§¨                                          §¨¨§§§§§¨¨
¨¨§§§§¨§¨§              ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^              §§¨§¨¨¨¨§¨
¨¨§¨¨¨§§§§              ^ PROPERTIES ^              §¨§§§¨¨¨§§
§¨§§¨¨§¨¨¨              ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^              §§§¨¨§¨¨§¨
§§§¨§¨§§¨¨                                          §¨¨§¨§§¨§§
¨¨¨§§§§¨§¨    THE HONEY IS A REDDISH AMBER, VERY    ¨§¨§§§¨§§¨
¨¨¨§¨¨¨§§§  VISCOUS (BUT STILL POURABLE). IT SMELLS ¨§§§¨¨§§¨§
§¨¨§§¨¨§¨¨     SLIGHTLY OF EUCALYPTUS, AND HAS A    §§¨¨§¨§¨§§
¨§¨§¨§¨§§¨           MOSTLY BITTER TASTE.           ¨¨§¨§§§§§¨
¨§§§§§§§¨§                                          §¨§§§¨¨¨¨§
§§¨¨¨¨¨¨§§    IT'S HIGHLY ADDICTIVE, AND POSSESS    ¨§§¨¨§¨¨¨§
¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨§¨       STRONG PSYCHOTROPIC EFFECTS.       §§¨§¨§§¨¨§
§¨§§¨¨¨¨§§                                          §¨§§§§¨§¨§
¨§§¨§¨¨¨§¨                                          ¨§§¨¨¨§§§§
§§¨§§§¨¨§§              ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^              ¨§¨§¨¨§¨¨¨
§¨§§¨¨§¨§¨              ^ COLLECTION ^              ¨§§§§¨§§¨¨
§§§¨§¨§§§§              ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^              §§¨¨¨§§¨§¨
§¨¨§§§§¨¨¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨§¨§§§
¨§¨§¨¨¨§¨¨    THE HONEY MATERIALIZES IN VACCUUMS    §¨§§¨§§§¨¨
¨§§§§¨¨§§¨ WITHIN ANY LABYRINTHINE SPACE. THE MORE  §§§¨§§¨¨§¨
¨§¨¨¨§¨§¨§    FOLDED AND AMBIGUOUS, THE FASTER IT   ¨¨¨§§¨§¨§§
§§§¨¨§§§§§   EMERGES. THE CAVERNOUS SYSTEMS UNDER   §¨¨§¨§§§§¨
§¨¨§¨§¨¨¨¨     THE DESERT OF KIRUGU SERVES THIS     §§¨§§§¨¨¨§
¨§¨§§§§¨¨¨    PURPOSE VERY WELL - THE LIZARDS USE   §¨§§¨¨§¨¨§
§§§§¨¨¨§¨¨   PUMPS TO EMPTY SMALL BOXES OR JARS OF  ¨§§¨§¨§§¨§
¨¨¨¨§¨¨§§¨  AIR, WHICH THEN ARE LEFT OVERNIGHT AND  ¨§¨§§§§¨§§
§¨¨¨§§¨§¨§          HARVESTED THE NEXT DAY.         §§§§¨¨¨§§¨
§§¨¨§¨§§§§                                          ¨¨¨¨§¨¨§¨§
¨¨§¨§§§¨¨¨  MOST SPACES ARE SOMEWHAT MAZELIKE, AND  §¨¨¨§§¨§§§
§¨§§§¨¨§¨¨  IT'S NOT UNCOMMON FOR LIZARDS IN KIRUGU ¨§¨¨§¨§§¨¨
§§§¨¨§¨§§¨ VESZELLE CITY TO KEEP A FEW JARS (OFTEN  §§§¨§§§¨§¨
§¨¨§¨§§§¨§ HANGED FROM THE CEILING IN METAL CROWNS  ¨¨¨§§¨¨§§§
¨§¨§§§¨¨§§  MADE FOR THIS PURPOSE). HOWEVER, THESE  ¨¨¨§¨§¨§¨¨
¨§§§¨¨§¨§¨          MAY TAKE WEEKS TO FILL.         ¨¨¨§§§§§§¨
¨§¨¨§¨§§§§                                          ¨¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨§
§§§¨§§§¨¨¨                                          ¨¨¨§§¨¨¨¨§
¨¨¨§§¨¨§¨¨              ^^^^^^^^^^^^^               §¨¨§¨§¨¨¨§
§¨¨§¨§¨§§¨               ^ AS A DRUG ^              §§¨§§§§¨¨§
¨§¨§§§§§¨§               ^^^^^^^^^^^^^              §¨§§¨¨¨§¨§
§§§§¨¨¨¨§§                                          §§§¨§¨¨§§§
¨¨¨¨§¨¨¨§¨              ¨ ONE SPOON ¨               ¨¨¨§§§¨§¨¨
¨¨¨¨§§¨¨§§                  ¨¨¨¨¨                   §¨¨§¨¨§§§¨
¨¨¨¨§¨§¨§¨    THE DRUG IS USED BY THE LIZARDS IN    ¨§¨§§¨§¨¨§
§¨¨¨§§§§§§    THESE SMALL (BUT OFTEN CONTINUOUS)    §§§§¨§§§¨§
¨§¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨     DOSES. THIS HEIGHTENS THE SENSES     §¨¨¨§§¨¨§§
§§§¨§§¨¨¨¨  SOMEWHAT BUT AT THE COST OF A LESSENED  ¨§¨¨§¨§¨§¨
§¨¨§§¨§¨¨¨      ABILITY TO MULTI-TASK - CONTEXT     §§§¨§§§§§§
¨§¨§¨§§§¨¨ SWITCHING MIGHT TAKE LONGER AND BE MORE  §¨¨§§¨¨¨¨¨
¨§§§§§¨¨§¨                CONFUSING.                §§¨§¨§¨¨¨¨
¨§¨¨¨¨§¨§§                                          ¨¨§§§§§¨¨¨
¨§§¨¨¨§§§¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨¨¨§¨¨
¨§¨§¨¨§¨¨§             ¨ FOUR SPOONS ¨              ¨¨§§¨¨¨§§¨
¨§§§§¨§§¨§                   ¨¨¨¨¨                  §¨§¨§¨¨§¨§
§§¨¨¨§§¨§§   MULTITASKING BECOMES VERY HARD (THE    §§§§§§¨§§§
¨¨§¨¨§¨§§¨   THOUGHT DOES NOT OCCUR). SENSES MORE   ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
¨¨§§¨§§§¨§    ACUTE BUT "UNIMPORTANT" (IGNORED).    ¨¨¨¨¨¨§¨§¨
¨¨§¨§§¨¨§§  INNER PERCEPTIONS TAKE THE UPPER HAND,  ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§§§
§¨§§§¨§¨§¨   ABSTRACTION AND MEMORY FACULTIES ARE   §¨¨¨¨¨§¨¨¨
§§§¨¨§§§§§   SHARPENED SEVERELY. SLIGHT TELEPATHY   §§¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
§¨¨§¨§¨¨¨¨ (MOSTLY MOODS) WITH OTHER HONEY EATERS.  ¨¨§¨¨¨§¨§¨
§§¨§§§§¨¨¨  SENSE OF THIRST DISSAPPEARS. STILL EASY §¨§§¨¨§§§§
¨¨§§¨¨¨§¨¨      TO MOVE AROUND THE BODY (IF SO      §§§¨§¨§¨¨¨
¨¨§¨§¨¨§§¨                INCLINED).                §¨¨§§§§§¨¨
¨¨§§§§¨§¨§                                          §§¨§¨¨¨¨§¨
¨¨§¨¨¨§§§§                                          §¨§§§¨¨¨§§
§¨§§¨¨§¨¨¨             ¨ SEVEN SPOONS ¨             §§§¨¨§¨¨§¨
§§§¨§¨§§¨¨                  ¨¨¨¨¨                   §¨¨§¨§§¨§§
¨¨¨§§§§¨§¨  THE HONEY EATER BECOMES UNRESPONSIVE TO ¨§¨§§§¨§§¨
¨¨¨§¨¨¨§§§   NORMAL STIMULI, BUT ABLE TO OVERRIDE   ¨§§§¨¨§§¨§
§¨¨§§¨¨§¨¨     THEIR OWN SENSES WITH DREAMLIKE      §§¨¨§¨§¨§§
¨§¨§¨§¨§§¨ IMAGERY. SHARING OF THOUGHTS WITH OTHER  ¨¨§¨§§§§§¨
¨§§§§§§§¨§  EATERS, MOOD READING OF THOSE WHO STAY  §¨§§§¨¨¨¨§
§§¨¨¨¨¨¨§§   SOBER (WORTH NOTING THAT THE THOUGHTS  ¨§§¨¨§¨¨¨§
¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨§¨      ARE VERY FRAGMENTED AND HARD TO     §§¨§¨§§¨¨§
§¨§§¨¨¨¨§§   DECIPHER, UNLESS YOU ARE AT A SIMILAR  §¨§§§§¨§¨§
¨§§¨§¨¨¨§¨   LEVEL OF SPOONS). AT THIS POINT THE    ¨§§¨¨¨§§§§
§§¨§§§¨¨§§  BODY IS HARD TO MOVE, AND STARTS LOSING ¨§¨§¨¨§¨¨¨
§¨§§¨¨§¨§¨                  WATER.                  ¨§§§§¨§§¨¨
§§§¨§¨§§§§                                          §§¨¨¨§§¨§¨
§¨¨§§§§¨¨¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨§¨§§§
¨§¨§¨¨¨§¨¨        ¨ NINE SPOONS AND ABOVE ¨         §¨§§¨§§§¨¨
¨§§§§¨¨§§¨                   ¨¨¨¨¨                  §§§¨§§¨¨§¨
¨§¨¨¨§¨§¨§   OVERDOSE. BODY LOSING WATER QUICKLY,   ¨¨¨§§¨§¨§§
§§§¨¨§§§§§ AND IS COMPLETELY UNABLE TO MOVE. THERE  §¨¨§¨§§§§¨
§¨¨§¨§¨¨¨¨   IS INTERMITTENT THOUGHT SHARING WITH   §§¨§§§¨¨¨§
¨§¨§§§§¨¨¨         SOBER PERSONS (ALTHOUGH          §¨§§¨¨§¨¨§
§§§§¨¨¨§¨¨  UNINTELLIGIBLE). MEMEORIES ARE SHARDED  ¨§§¨§¨§§¨§
¨¨¨¨§¨¨§§¨              OR NOT FORMED.              ¨§¨§§§§¨§§
§¨¨¨§§¨§¨§                                          §§§§¨¨¨§§¨
§§¨¨§¨§§§§                                          ¨¨¨¨§¨¨§¨§
¨¨§¨§§§¨¨¨               ^^^^^^^^^^^                §¨¨¨§§¨§§§
§¨§§§¨¨§¨¨                ^ DANGERS ^               ¨§¨¨§¨§§¨¨
§§§¨¨§¨§§¨                ^^^^^^^^^^^               §§§¨§§§¨§¨
§¨¨§¨§§§¨§                                          ¨¨¨§§¨¨§§§
¨§¨§§§¨¨§§  MOST DEATHS ARE DUE TO LOSS OF WATER -  ¨¨¨§¨§¨§¨¨
¨§§§¨¨§¨§¨    THIRST IS ONE OF THE LAST SENSES TO   ¨¨¨§§§§§§¨
¨§¨¨§¨§§§§  RESTABLE AFTER COMING DOWN, OFTEN GONE  ¨¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨§
§§§¨§§§¨¨¨  FOR UP TO TWENTY FOUR HOURS. AT HIGHER  ¨¨¨§§¨¨¨¨§
¨¨¨§§¨¨§¨¨   DOSES IT'S HARD TO MOVE, EVEN IF YOU   §¨¨§¨§¨¨¨§
§¨¨§¨§¨§§¨  WOULD REMEMBER DRINKING (WHICH IS ALSO  §§¨§§§§¨¨§
¨§¨§§§§§¨§   MADE HARDER BY THE ATTENTION FOCUSING  §¨§§¨¨¨§¨§
§§§§¨¨¨¨§§         PROPERTIES OF THE HONEY).        §§§¨§¨¨§§§
¨¨¨¨§¨¨¨§¨                                          ¨¨¨§§§¨§¨¨
¨¨¨¨§§¨¨§§   PEOPLE ARE KNOWN TO SUFFER INJURIES    §¨¨§¨¨§§§¨
¨¨¨¨§¨§¨§¨     FROM BEING STILL IN UNFAVOURABLE     ¨§¨§§¨§¨¨§
§¨¨¨§§§§§§ CLIMATES FOR TOO LONG, SOMETIMES TO THE  §§§§¨§§§¨§
¨§¨¨§¨¨¨¨¨    POINT OF DEATH. ANOTHER DANGER IS     §¨¨¨§§¨¨§§
§§§¨§§¨¨¨¨    ACTUALLY LOCOMOTION OF THE BODY...    ¨§¨¨§¨§¨§¨
§¨¨§§¨§¨¨¨     WALKING AROUND IS STILL SOMEWHAT     §§§¨§§§§§§
¨§¨§¨§§§¨¨ POSSIBLE AFTER LOSING SIGHT, WHICH HAVE  §¨¨§§¨¨¨¨¨
¨§§§§§¨¨§¨   LEAD TO SEVEAL FALLS. ADDITIONALLY,    §§¨§¨§¨¨¨¨
¨§¨¨¨¨§¨§§ ROBBERIES OF THE INTOXICATED ARE COMMON. ¨¨§§§§§¨¨¨
¨§§¨¨¨§§§¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨¨¨§¨¨
¨§¨§¨¨§¨¨§  LASTLY, ALBEIT VERY RARE, IT'S POSSIBLE ¨¨§§¨¨¨§§¨
¨§§§§¨§§¨§  TO DIE OF PURE OVERDOSE (ON THE SCALE   §¨§¨§¨¨§¨§
§§¨¨¨§§¨§§   OF JARS OF HONEY) BEFORE BEING KILLED  §§§§§§¨§§§
¨¨§¨¨§¨§§¨  BY THIRST. THERE ARE RUMORS THAT THIS   ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
¨¨§§¨§§§¨§  LEAVES "GHOSTS", WHO WILL STILL SHARE   ¨¨¨¨¨¨§¨§¨
¨¨§¨§§¨¨§§  THEIR THOUGHTS LONG AFTER THEIR BODIES  ¨¨¨¨¨¨§§§§
§¨§§§¨§¨§¨            ARE DEAD AND GONE.            §¨¨¨¨¨§¨¨¨
§§§¨¨§§§§§                                          §§¨¨¨¨§§¨¨
§¨¨§¨§¨¨¨¨                                          ¨¨§¨¨¨§¨§¨
§§¨§§§§¨¨¨                                          §¨§§¨¨§§§§
¨¨§§¨¨¨§¨¨                                          §§§¨§¨§¨¨¨
¨¨§¨§¨¨§§¨                                          §¨¨§§§§§¨¨
¨¨§§§§¨§¨§                                          §§¨§¨¨¨¨§¨