Speed-IF >= 20 was run on April 10, 2004. The solutions below are by David Welbourn.
Note: You will be prompted to "call Him" six turns after eating the apple. You must pray where you found the apple.
>x rocky. w. x belly. x moving. e.
>x flowing. x tree. x round. take it.
>eat round. pray.
>x sitting. x people. stand. n.
>x all. eat all.
|(inside the rustic|
Note that everything in this game is called a "thing", so just refer to objects by one of their adjectives.
>x me. i. x locking. x manual. x rustic. x vegetable.
>unlock rustic with locking. x hoary. take vegetable.
>x plucked. give plucked to hoary. z. z.
>wear manual. take locking. unlock rustic. in.
|Place of the|
>about. w. w.
>x way. talk to way. touch way.
>x water. talk to water.
>x time. talk to time. xyzzy.
>e. e. e. x water. take it.
>w. w. w.
When you bring bottled water to the Resting Place, you will automatically go to the beginning of the Treacherous Way. The path shifts often, changing direction and forcing you to "look" to see where the path is now. It will take four steps to reach the Time People, who will exchange your bottled water for bottled time and automatically return you to Outside the Eating Place.
For this walkthrough, I'll pretend that the path doesn't shift:
>s. s. s. s.
>x time. w. open time. w.