Inside the Sawmill
Sawdust floats everywhere and coats everything as workers prepare and cut tree
trunks into fine quality lumber. Younger workers spend their time in vain
constantly sweeping the sawdust into piles and incinerating them in the large
furnaces used to harden the wood.
[ obvious exits: W ]
A flatbed wagon rocks back and forth on spoked wheels.
A burly lumberjack swings his axe here.
say How do I use saw?
You say 'How do I use saw?'
A burly lumberjack says 'Alright. You will to find the grand master of the guild to become a member.'
A burly lumberjack says 'Once you are a member you will need a piece of a tree and a rope.'
A burly lumberjack says 'The rest is right here.'
A burly lumberjack looks at you.
A burly lumberjack says 'Ah, very well. We can start then.'
A burly lumberjack says 'Go find a tree and cut it down. Remove a piece and put it on the wagon in the sawmill.'
A burly lumberjack says 'Then pull the chain, and cut the bark off.'
A burly lumberjack says 'You will then have a large square beam.'
A burly lumberjack says 'Cut this in four. Then you will have a pole.'
Put scalp wagon
You put the death scalp of the ancient tree slain in the Wilderness in a flatbed wagon.
You can now pull the chain to connect the gears.
Pull the chain
You pull a chain, activating the mill's gears.
Rattling and grinding the mill's gears spring into motion.
A giant saw starts moving up and down.
You can now saw the bark off the tree.
Saw bark off the tree
You push the wagon towards the saw.
With a jolt the wood meets the saw.You push the wood towards the saw.
Thudding and grinding the saw cuts off the bark.
Sawdust fills the air.
You quickly pull back your hand as you push the last bit into the saw.
You can now chafe the wood.
Chafe the wood
You grab a chunk of sandstone and start chafing.
With a rhythmic sound Alayla chafes the wood.
The beam starts to lose its sharp edges.
You smooth the pole and put it down.