The first episode in the Consequence campaign.
It was 1865. A group of seemingly unremarkable rangers had been mapping and surveying the eolian
deposits of the Eastern Plains of Colorado, and found something entirely unexpected in the heart of
the wind-blown wastes: a shimmering curtain of space. A window. A portal.
Through this mysterious gap in their world they could see lush flora and foliage, and their ears were met by the song of a rushing, bubbling river.
They tried throwing through a pebble. It landed on the other side.
Then, a shoe. It, too, landed.
Then a sandwich, taken in jest from one of their own.
And then one of them - the one who’d lost their sandwich - found the courage
Four years later, there is a town. Settlers. Commerce. Industry. Prospecters, traders, hucksters, gamblers, and all the rest that a town attracts. A town called "Consequence".