The buzz at Fern

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The buzz at Fern

Postby manimal » Sun Dec 29, 2013 10:34 am

No, not them hippie peacenik winter wasps.

The regular honey type. They've made a nest high up the tree immediately next to Crook and Crime. They have an intense dislike of body heat, even from a distance. Got nailed halfway up Hoodlum, so take care if

a) you're allergic
b) you take offence to the nickname 'Lumpy'.

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Re: The buzz at Fern

Postby The Jimmy » Mon Dec 30, 2013 12:26 pm

Yeah we already got Hermann stung in the face yesterday on Vandals. At least now we know he's not allergic so we can send him back in to get the gear :twisted:

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