Despite the fact that the whole fantasy campaign world eventually becomes the playground of the player characters, these heroes are not the only living individuals in the realm. From the simple farmhand to the wealthiest, dandiest of nobles, other folks have other agendas in their lives. This simple fact, however, is often forgotten by a group of hungry adventurers seeking out clues regarding their current assignment. Such is the case in taverns and inns, when the big snoop of the party keeps an open, eager ear for any amount of conversation that might be taking place. Despite the well deserved egocentricity of the adventurers, most surrounding topics of discussion have nothing to do with the quest at hand. So what exactly are those other tavern patrons talking about?