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A Fountain is decorative ornament and can handle 2 people frolicking in it. You have full control over the customization of its appearance from its short to its long description.

House Object

Fountain is a house object which can be purchased for a player house at a cost of either 60000 coins or 108 ThreshCredits.


You can enter and exit as well as force others into a fountain. If you are feeling a little mischievous, you can also splash and dunk your friends, depending on where they are.

From Without

swim/dive/bathe fountain - enter the fountain
push/shove <target>      - push someone into the fountain

From Within

emerge                   - exit the fountain
splash <target>          - splash someone who is outside the fountain
dunk <target>            - dunk someone under the water

Default Appearance

Marble Fountain

   This spectacular marble fountain is circular in shape, and is filled with
clear, clean water. Light reflects off the wet surfaces creating a very
pretty, shimmering effect.


In order to customize the short and long descriptions of your fountain, you must decorate the items fountain-short and fountain-long in the room where the fountain rests. For the short, it is important to note that you should put the description only on one line in the editor.


> decorate item fountain-short

Enter the description for fountain-short:

When finished, type a period on a blank line. To cancel, type ~q

 ***ALWAYS*** hit return at the end of each line. The length of a line is:
Crumbling Marble Fountain
You decorate the fountain-short here.
> gl

Decrepit, Overrun Yard
     Obvious exits are north and south.

   Crumbling Marble Fountain