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Today the City State of Halifaxia comes to you with the offer of mutual trade. Our items include Wine and grapes, high-quality Steel, works of Art, fabrics, scriptures and books, and Gunpowder and Arquebuses. We hope that we may find many other great and unusual civilizations willing to exchange for equally valuable goods, so that we will be able to make a fair deal.
Sir Boudreau of Halifaxia
Greetings, citizens of Halifaxia,
We the Gryphon Lineage, are honored to make contact with you. We also have many interesting goods, including: feathers (Gryphon feathers are very soft yet durable, and would make excellent stuffing and insulation), meat, lumber, gold, unusual art pieces, and vast quantities of scrolls. We hope that this is the start of a long history of cooperation between our peoples. Added note: please do not send wine. My people find it highly toxic.
Thanks in advance,
His lord Makalzie
Representing the Halifaxians, Sir Terrik Boudreau Excellent! We shall have the treasure fleet loaded and ready within a short while.
We are intrigued
The Empire is constantly seeking to increase our knowledge of other nations on this planet. We would like to to sample your wine, as well as purchase art such as sculptures and books. The industrial goods also intrigue us. In return, we will give you are own stregthend metal, as well as loads of sea food and precious metals.
We will also ship you our own books, sculptures, paintings etc. We hope this can be the start of a trade alliance.
May the abyss guard your lives
Nagatha'Yig The Engineer.
Representing the Halifaxians, Sir Terrik Boudreau Good. We look forward to this deal. Our treasure fleet is being loaded up as we speak.