Name Pronounced: Dev- eekah
Appearance: She is a delicately put together young woman but do not let that fool you she can care her share of work. She has honey golden hair that her mother always kept long and trimmed to frame her face. She is youthful in appearance and that is likely not to change as she grows as she will always be on the shorter side standing 4' 10" at 13, she will likely top out around 5'6" or so. She has slightly small but very almond shaped grey blue eyes that fit in her soft featured heart shaped face. Having just hit puberty a month or so after her 13th nameday she is just developing with a small a cup chest at the moment. She often suffers pain at night as her body grows and reshapes as well as great pain at her monthly. Traditionally Devika dressed very girly but with her changing body she has taken to slightly larger cloths and pants. She still loves girly things just she feels very aware of her growing chest and hips so she has taken to just wearing her jewelry to feel girly. Her ears are pierced and she tends to wear some pink gem studs her mother gave her. Around her neck on a leather throng she wears a polished piece of animal bone carved into a dragon from one of her brothers.
Personality: Sweet, gentle natured she is someone that people tend to try and protect. But the downside to his nature is she has a very hard time making choices. It is not that she can't it is just she is scared of disappointing someone with her choice. At home her parents and siblings would often make choices for her but she is going to find herself lost at times in the Weyr. She has a craving for adventure and knowledge. Her craving for adventure though is tempered by her inner need to stay on peoples good side. Having not apprenticed yet she is attracted to several crafts, harpers, healers, dragonhealing and farming. She loves animals, preferring the smaller ones because of her smaller size. Creatures such as felines, canines and flits nearly instantly have her attention. Having just passed her first bleed and few months back she is at an emotional part of her life. She crushes easily but is never likely to tell many about the crushes. She can suffer great pains at that time of month sometimes making her struggle to do her chores or anything in general this is something she hopes to out grow.
History: The youngest daughter of a Sr. JM. Seacrafter and a JM Farmcrafter. She is the youngest of 6 children; 3 girls and 3 boys. her family very much views her as the baby of the family being overprotective. Nearly all her life she has had all but the simplest choices made for her. She never thought much of it seeing as it was just the way life was. She is very close to her mother and siblings but in honesty does not know her father well. When he is home she often helps him repair the nets for his ship. It was a great shock to all when a Search dragon visited the small southern fishing cothold and choose her to come to the weyr to stand. Her family was torn over letting her go but in the end her own will and her mother's calming influence proved the choice.
Information about Devika's pets
Pet Name: Amaranta
Pet Type: Gold Firelizard
Appearance: Will hatch 18.104.22.168
Personality: This gold all but bursts from her shell, all command and no nonsense. She knows she's a queen, and expects to be obeyed by everyone. Everything had best be in its place, or this gold is a very unhappy gold, so her owner had better be an organized person, or become one, quick. She'll also have a thing for plants, especially medicinal ones. She'll be curious about them, constantly bringing them back to her owner. What her owner does with them, well, that's their problem. Unless they smell good, like Lavender and such those might be used to line her carefully chosen place to sleep.
Information about Devika's craft
Devika is a candidate. Her colour preference is Gold, Green
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