Character type: Candidate
Appearance: Lhalina is an average girl who likes her pets and feels everyone should have a pet or three. She has short brown hair that comes to her ears. She is tall and strong. She is about 5'9". She weighs about 130. She has plain looks and is sometimes mistaken for a man. She wares men’s cloths because she hates dresses and could never do her job in a dress. She wares knee high boots. The only scar she has is on her face from a Flit that didn’t want its eggs to be taken.
Personality: Lhalina is a sharp individual. She is not one for reading but knows her numbers so she is not cheated out of her money. She likes to go out into the wild and hunt for wild flit clutches so she can sell the eggs a gathers. When she is in a hold or weyr she is not really talked to because of her man like appearance and her gaze. She has a look that says, "I wish I was not here". When she does talk she has a rough voice. She is use to not getting treated fairly and does not expect it.
History: Lhalina had an average child hood growing up in a trader’s caravan. Her parents were wild flit catchers and she learned from them. Her mother died when she was 12 from a virus that was going around. Her father cared for her and she learned well. By the time she was 13 she was tracking and finding flit clutches. When she was 15 her father fell in a deep hole that had caved in. She got him out but when he had fallen it broke some ribs that punchier his lungs. He died in her arms that night. She left his body with everything that would help her and found later that he had 15 marks that he had never used. When she was 16 she found a clutch with a hatching brown flit in it and impressed it. She had not wanted to impress but did and named him Wreat. A few months later she impressed a green flit the same way she impressed Wreat. She named the green flitter Chena. She now has a job going finding and selling wild flit eggs. When she does not sell eggs she works in trader caravans and works for beastcrafters. She is now a Candidate.
Information about Lhalina's pets
Pet Name: Wreat
Pet Type: Brown Firelizard
Appearance: Wreat is a dirt brown flit that loves attention. He is really good at finding clutches. He is Chena’s mate. He can be found on Lhalina shoulder sleeping, or keeping an eye out for danger.
Personality: Wreat is a watch flit. He will be Lhalina extra eye during the day and be a loving friend when his pet is sad or lonely.
Second Pet Name: Chena
Pet Type: Green Firelizard
Appearance: Chena is a dark pine green that can blend into the trees and grass. She is other wise an average green flit.
Personality: Chena is used along with Wreat to find flit clutches. She is Wreat's mate. She loves to lay on Lhalina's shoulder and sleep when they a traveling.
Lhalina is a candidate. Her colour preference is Gold, Green, Blue
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