A pickpocket is going around grabbing gold pieces and replacing them with magically-glamered counterfeit lead 'coins'. (Glamer wears off in 8 hours)
Bar fight breaks out and an old enemy uses the opportunity to strike at the PCs
Dwarf tossing competition going on entrance 1 pp
Group of local huntsman heard bragging about recent hunt
Kitchen catches fire.
Local butcher or farmer brings in supplies
Staff mistakes PC for a NPC who is a regular patron
The ale tastes horrible - gut check or spit it out
A makeshift raft 6 all alive.
A rogue wave travels under the ship, lifting it then dropping it.
Certain people see visions in the cloud
Everyone aboard begins to notice subtle changes to the ship. The till is smaller, the doors slightly larger, the rungs on ladders spaced farther apart, ropes slightly thicker, window tints slightly sharper, etc. Could be intense but still harmless for an experienced crew
General jetsam floats by a bit at a time. (trunks, barrels, crates, etc. The kind of stuff a ship in distress would jettison but will float.)
Log drivers seen taking their haul downriver
Ship's boat, 5 people alive, 2 dead
shoal of fish passes under the ship.
Ancient snag filled with tiny holes
Coyotes fighting over a kill
Crow squawks repeatedly on approach
Dug, shallow hole
Many thousands of ants crawl
Old ring sticks out of the dirt
Skeleton of a humanoid
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