Character type: Candidate
Appearance: Tristan is 6'4 and weighs 245. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He is lightly tanned and very muscular. His hair is shoulder length and wavy. He prefers to dress casual rather than get dressed up. He likes anything that is brown as it matches his eyes. He has a slight limp that he got as a child when a runner stepped on his right foot, when Tristan was trying to help his father train it. He has freckles on his nose and cheeks. Tristan wears a belt knife, given to him by his father for his 16 birthing day. It was his father's way of showing how proud he was of his son.
Personality: Tristan is friendly and likes to tell jokes and stories. He liked to tell stories to the youngsters of Telgar Hold, and most of the time he made stories up, just to entertain them. Tr'stan enjoys exploring new places and meeting new people. He gets along with people but doesn't let people push him around too much. He obeys his Weyrleaders and never gets into trouble, and at times is a big help to others.
History: Tristan is the oldest of three children. He has 2 younger sisters, Latina-16 who is a harper but hopes to be found on search for a clutch at either Telgar Weyr or any other Weyr. His other sister, Mesha-14 helps out their mother but has no interest in being searched. She would rather work in the kitchen at Telgar or to train as a healer. Their parents, Jono-57 is a fisherman and Teara-53 is a cook. Tristan grew up at Telgar Hold, and when he was 14, he was found on search for Telgar Weyr. He stood for a clutch but was left standing. He stayed at Telgar Weyr, hoping that he would eventually he would impress. Then, when he was 15, he stood for another clutch, and Tristan was hoping to impress a brown. There had been 2 dragonets near him, but they chose other riders. So, Tristan was left standing again. So, he left Telgar Weyr and returned to his home at Telgar Hold.
Information about Tristan's pets
Pet Name: Shocker
Pet Type: brown firelizard
Appearance: Shocker is a dark colored brown, almost the color of klah. He is average size for a brown.
Personality: Shocker likes to flirt with green firelizards. He likes to chase them during a mating flight and won't give up until he has caught one or another male has caught it.
Tristan is a candidate. His colour preference is bronze or brown
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