Sealed Missive

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Disambig.png This article is about the quest item. For the related quest, see The Sealed Missive.
Sealed Missive
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Sealed Missive is a quest item in Pillars of Eternity.

Description[edit | edit source]

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The scroll case is crafted of darkly-stained oak in the likeness of a thin tower. Along its length, five wax seals adorn the case, each with its own symbol: a small flame, an open palm, a crescent moon, a shining sun and balanced scale.

Acquisition[edit | edit source]

Usage[edit | edit source]

When player receives the missive, they may decide either to keep the missive unopened, to break open the missive, or to open the missive and seal it again (with Dexterity 18). This is the only opportunity to do so.

If the missive is broken open, the Open Missive is added to the stash:

Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.

The wax seals break easily under your fingers as you pry open the scroll case. You unroll the scroll, seeing an official watermark through the delicate parchment.

If the missive is carefully opened:

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With a measured hand, you very slowly massage the wax seals until you feel each seal slowly give way without cracking. When you are done, each seal appears visibly intact, and only a small application of heat is needed to reseal the container and hide any evidence of tampering.

Before you do so, you read the scroll contained within...