Character type: SeaCrafter
Appearance: Strongly built, 5 ft 9 tall. Short wavy dark hair, neatly trimmed, with blue eyes. Muscular from swimming all his life.
Personality: Strong sense of responsibility, but always ready to joke around when off-duty. Has pleasant manner of dealing with people. He adopted a stray canine (Jonto) that he kept at a nearby cothold until he bacame a journeyman. He walked it twice a day, shot food for it with a crossbow, and planned on a career that would allow him to stay close to home. Wears work clothes during the day with a light, plain-coloured tunic, always clean and pressed. More casual when off duty.
History: Born at River Point Hold to a former portmaster and wife. When he was 6, the Tunnelsnakes attacked the Hold; his elder brother was killed and 2 eldest sisters disappeared.
Information about Jesper's pets
Pet Name: Jonto
Pet Type: canine
Appearance: Black and tan mixed breed, with good tracking abilities. Now 16 turns old and about 1 foot high at shoulder.
Personality: Wary of strangers --- since Jesper left home Jonto's lived at Bettani's parents' home, and is very protective of the family. May have been abused in the past --- some people make him cringe or run and hide for no apparent reason.
Information about Jesper's craft
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