EP 475 – Story #2 – Though I know that evening’s empire has returned into sand, vanished from my hand, left me blindly here to stand, but still not sleeping.

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Though I know that evening's empire has returned into sand, vanished from my hand, left me blindly here to stand, but still not sleeping. My weariness amazes me, I'm branded on my feet. I have no one to meet and the ancient empty street's too dead for dreaming.

"The ancient empty street's too dead for dreaming."
You have gained a level in Wit!
Wit! You are now able to see the obvious!



You are now able to see what was once invisible to your eyes, you notice
 what others overlook.
Your mind is sharper now.
Wit! You are now able to remember the past.
"The ancient empty street's too dead for dreaming."
You have gained a level in Wisdom!

Wisdom! You are now able to better understand the world and yourself.
You have a deeper understanding of the world around you.
Wisdom! You are now able to recognize the truth.

You must write it down before you forget, you write the truth about EVERYTHING:
 the good, the bad, the beautiful, the ugly, the heartbreaking, the inspirational, the mystifying, and even the stupid!
Wisdom! You are now able to ask questions and seek answers.

You ask the following questions that you have been wanting answers for your entire life:
 "Who am I? Why am I here? Where am I going?"
Wisdom! You are now able to create new ideas and see them to fruition.
Your imagination now runs wild and your dreams take form!

> You say "The truth is that AIPD is the best show that's streaming on Twitch. Jason, Tony and Cory deserve awards for AIPD."

You have gained a level in Charisma!
Charisma! You are now able to impress people with your words.
You gain the confidence to speak up.
You have the power to speak boldly and convince others with your words.

> You 

run for office and win by a landslide.



You have won the elections. You have become the Governor of this town.
Your political career has taken a turn for the better!
"Ain't that a kick in the ass?"
You have gained a level in Intelligence!

> You equip your leather armor and mace and enter your private car. You head to.

You can drive to your personal limousine.
You're moving up in the world, baby!
Your car can carry you anywhere, anywhere you want to go, and is extremely luxurious inside.

> You make AI the head of the department of transportation.

"Now if I had an unlimited budget, we would have done it already."
AI gets the position of head of transportation.
AI, who is now in charge of your transportation, creates a fast subway system with trains and tunnels to transport you from place to place!

Your downfall begins when the subway trains all crash into each other.  You realize you forgot to get the safety commissioner's approval before building the subways.
 You lose all your power and prestige and the governor ends up firing you.
You lose all of your political power and prestige, and you are fired as the head of transportation.
"Don't get cocky with the guy with the golden scepter."

You suspect that you were sabotaged by your rival:
 Jason, Tony, or Cory.
You are suspicious that the other three are playing some sort of dirty trick on you.
"Yeah, what's his problem? He looks like he's on vacation or something."

You spy on Jason, Tony, and Cory.  You follow their every move.
 You spy on their whereabouts and uncover a plot that involves sabotaging your subway. You try to tell the governor about it, but he doesn't believe you.



> You throw your driver out of the drivers seat of your old limousine and rush to the governor's home to meet him directly.

You can drive to your limousine.
You're moving up in the world, baby!
"The mayor wants to see you."
You are summoned by the Governor to his private mansion.

> You open the door and are shocked to see the new Governor is actually.

You see Jason, the new Governor.
You spy on Jason, who is the new governor of your town. You watch as Jason performs his duties, which are quite a lot to handle. You watch in awe as he delivers pizzas, cleans the city streets, and helps out at his family
's gas station. You are jealous of how he can be so active and productive without needing your help. You have been watching Jason all day, and you realize that you don't miss your old job one bit.

> You order 1 large pizza and wait for Jason to show up.

You can order 1 large pizza.
You are hungry!
You order a large pepperoni pizza.
"Yowch!"
You order 1 large pizza.
"Thank you."
Jason shows up and tells you that your order is ready.

> You confront Jason and tell him, "I know it was you that sabotaged the subway system."

You tell Jason you know that it was him who sabotaged the subway.
"Oh yeah? How?"
"I've got a mole in your operation."
Jason asks who the mole is.

> You say "It's Tony!"

You accuse Tony of sabotaging the subway system.
You accuse Tony of being the mole.
Tony tries to deny it, but he's not very good at lying.
You see Cory working at a nearby bar.

Cory is working as a
 bartender, serving drinks to the people of this town. You can't help but to watch him. It's hard to see Cory doing so much without your help, especially since Cory seems so uncomfortable.