CCCXXXII - Swordmantics
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Guest credit to P. Hayward for the script - thankyou!
Man: You told my cousin this sword would glow when it sensed danger!
Merchant: It does.
Man: He was killed by a snake, with no warning!
Man: The sword didn't glow!
Merchant: Of course it didn't. What danger does a snake pose to a sword?