We led to believe Thomas Downes is a good man but Rockstar added some subtle details that could mean Downes is a shady character. Unfortunately, this doesn't work for a number of reasons. Find Thomas Downes tending to his farm. Note - After you get to the third chapter of the main story, the game unlocks subsequent fence missions.However, they are already treated as side tasks. ... youâll eventually get to a man called Thomas Downes. Shortly after setting up camp outside Valentine, Herr Strauss â¦ spoiler. 73. Boards; I'm just trying to make it so this freaking guy doesn't give me Ebola from coughing in my mouth. Does Arthur Morgan get tuberculosis from Thomas Downes? 1 History 1.1 Background 1.2 Events of Red Dead Redemption 2 2 Mission appearances 3 Quotes 4 Trivia 5 Navigation Tommy is a resident of Valentine. The Biggest RDR2 Story Moment That A Lot Of People Missed. It gives the option to dismiss him, but it's not letting me choose it. spoiler. User Info: SeriouslySeriou SeriouslySeriou (Topic Creator) 2 years ago #5 Choice: Threaten, Dismiss, or Beat Downes to get the debt. Edith has one of the darkest storylines of any of the side characters in Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption 2, and thanks to a few key moments of dialogue, players can get a pretty clear answer of what happens to the grieving widow after everything is said and done. And if you try to put it off, the game will force you to play the Thomas Downes mission. Return to Camp to deliver Strauss the debt you collected. You will have the option how you want to get the debt from Thomas Downes. Red Dead Redemption 2 is a huge game, so much so it might be tempting to beeline through the story and finishing up the side missions after. twotonez 1 year ago #1. Due to his burly appearance, he is viewed by the townsfolk as the local tough guy and is notorious in the community for his fighting prowess. Do Not Seek Absolution is a multi-part side mission available in Red Dead Redemption 2.Arthur wants to help Edith Downes and her son Archie in achieving a quiet life. lol. Money Lending and Other Sins is a group of missions unlocked in Red Dead Redemption 2's second chapter.The task is to collect money from people who are in debt to Leopold Strauss. Arthur Morgan arrives at the Downes Ranch to collect Thomas Downes' debt. Close. SPOILER ALERT: Thomas Downes Encounter. In total, your crew stole a ridiculous $20,000, leaving Arthur with a $2,500 cut, and the gang savings $10,000. Spoiler. Archived. Posted by u/[deleted] 2 years ago. Regardless, Mrs. Downes gets you the money, and you leave back to camp. When confronting Downes, he was noticeably bleeding and coughed up on Morgan. Edith Downes is the widow of Thomas Downes in Red Dead Redemption 2, but her bad luck doesnât stop when her husband dies. How do you handle Thomas Downes? *Spoilers* User Info: twotonez. It stays greyed out. 1 Mission overview 2 Story 3 Gold Medal Objectives 4 Trivia 5 Video walkthrough 6 Trophies/Achievements 7 Navigation Arthur attempts to reclaim the debt from Thomas Downes but finds him to be destitute. SPOILER ALERT: Thomas Downes Encounter. Money Lending & Other Sins III is a mission in Red Dead Redemption 2. Choose to Threaten, Beat, or Dismiss Thomas Downes. Additional note - This mission allows you to increase your honor (reputation) to the maximum level. Tommy is a minor character featured in Red Dead Redemption 2. Confront Downes regarding his debt to Leopold Strauss. This unassuming gent owns a â¦ Spoiler. Thomas Downes could be darker and shadier than weâve imagined.