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Location Bone Orchard
Race Skeleton Gender Female
Reaction Friendly
Olphras possessing an elvish skeleton
Olphras' spirit when first encountered inside the Barrowbough

Olphras is a skeleton found at Bone Orchard. She acts as a sort of leader for the spirits bound to it, and like most of them, is not fond of Dringoth.

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When Dringoth first arrives in the Barrowbough, they will speak to each to each other

Dringoth: "(?)"
Olphras: "(?)"
Dringoth: "(?)"

You can then speak to her spirit:

"We have no quarrel with you, living one. Indeed, we thank you for your part in awakening us. The invaders in the Barrowbough must be stopped!"
Why can't Dringoth help fight the Worm Cult?
"Because we must punish him for his transgressions. The Elf bone shell to which he was banished will no longer suit him. We'll return him to the old skull around which the Barrowbough first grew, the very skull that surrounds this room."
Why do you have to do this now?
"Dringoth's crimes are unforgivable. We once sought a true death in the farthest reaches of the world, but his aimless wanderings led to our imprisonment! Here, we can never die!"
(Persuade) Dringoth wants to stop the Worm Cult. Why not let him help?
I won't stand in your way (Dringoth dies)
Tell me what he did to you.
This story is as long as it is old. You would endure the telling?
"In days long past, our bones longed for the sun's sweet kiss, for friends we knew in life. But our restless wanderings caused untold suffering. We went far away, to be forgotten by the world. To die.
But Dringoth continued to wander. To destroy."
I have heard enough
"He couldn't bear to stay in one place or long. Yet while he fixed his gaze upon the horizon, he forgot to watch the ground. Whole cities crumbled beneath him.
Amidst this devastation, the Wood Elves of Falinesti saw his wanderlust for what it was."
What did they do?
"They invited him to join the travels of their walking city. His elation gave them time to ensorcel him into slumber. Unaware, he laid down to sleep.
They buried him, and planted a seed in his skull. In time, it became the Barrowbough."
If his bones slept, why do you hate him?
"The Wood Elves of Falinesti feared our fading bones would wander, so they sought us out and carried us to the Bone Orchard. Here they interred us beneath shrines to Y'ffre, ensuring we would never be forgotten.
Because of this, none of us can die. "
Did Dringoth ask them to seek you out?
"No. In telling the story, we see he did not.
But his wanderings led to great destruction, and his selfishness led our bones to this prison. He afflicted us with the doom of endlessness, and for this crime he cannot be forgiven."
Persuade: He came here to stand with his family against invaders. Is it justice you seek, or vengeance?
"You shame us, outsider. Perhaps we judge him in anger.
Very well. Dringoth will stand with us to keep the Barrowbough from harm. When the invaders are repelled, he is free to decide his own fate.
He deserves exile. (Dringoth lives)
He deserves your punishment (Dringoth dies)
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