Child's Play

An interactive fiction by Stephen Granade (2007) - the Inform 7 source text

Section 3 - Lisa Sandoval

Lisa is a woman in West End of Couch. The description is "Lisa Sandoval is okay, you guess, but she is all the time watching over Cassie and that is a full-time job." Understand "sandoval", "parent", "leg" or "legs" as Lisa. Lisa is suitable for pulling up on.

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa during Picturetime: say "Lisa is staying near Cassie in case she makes a break for it."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa during Playtime: say "Lisa's legs are hanging off of the couch."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa when the player is standing during Playtime: say "Lisa is sitting there on the couch."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa during Snacktime: say "Lisa's legs are hanging off of the loveseat."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa when the player is standing during Snacktime: say "Lisa is all lounging on the loveseat."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa when Parry is puzzle-allowing during Snacktime: say "Lisa is cuddling Cassie and trying to calm her down."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa during Costumetime: say "Lisa's legs are hanging off of the couch."

Rule for writing a paragraph about Lisa when the player is standing during Costumetime: say "There is Lisa sitting on the couch."

Instead of upstanding using Lisa:
    abide by the check upstanding using rulebook;
    say "You don't even get both hands on Lisa before she pushes you away."

Instead of Cassie upstanding using Lisa:
    abide by the check upstanding using rulebook;
    if Cassie is present, say "Cassie pulls up on Lisa who says, 'Oh, oh, Cassie, be careful' before putting her back down."

Instead of a playmate (called p) upstanding using Lisa:
    abide by the check upstanding using rulebook;
    if p is present, say "[P] tries to pull up on Lisa but [it-they] doesn't even get [its-their] hands on Lisa before she pushes [P] away."

Instead of giving or showing something to Lisa, say "She is too busy with talking and adults and other stuff."

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