Character type: Healer
Appearance: Lintarna is 5'5" tall and nicely rounded, though not fat, and strong from an active life. She has dark-blue eyes, and light-brown hair with a darker streak running back from the temples, which she allows to grow extra long and French-braids over the top of her head and down the back.
Personality: Lintarna is a calm confident woman, a tower of strength to frightened women about to deliver. In addition to teaching midwifery, she helps with difficult birthings all around the Bay, always taking one or two apprentices along to help and observe. She is able to impart her own confidence to her students, knowing exactly what tasks they are able to tackle.
History: Lintarna has lived in Arolos all her life. Tarno, her father, is a former trader who
Information about Lintarna's pets
Pet Name: Hippy
Pet Type: Runner-beast
Appearance: This sturdy chestnut runner mare is 14 turns old. Her broad hips are good for carrying Lintarna's panier of equipment and supplies when she goes out to the cot-holds on midwife business.
Personality: Hippy is a mature, even-tempered runner. Affectionate to her owner, she has been known to bite, kick or step on people who bother Lintarna while she's out in the wilds.
Second Pet Name: Jabber
Pet Type: Flit
Appearance: Jabber is a warm brown colour, and 26 turns old. A scar on his left flank is a memento of a close encounter with a hungry wher.
Personality: Jabber has been with Lintarna ever since she left home to train as a healer. He's well trained to carry messages between Lintarna and her family members, and shows affection to her siblings and his own clutch-members who Impressed within her family.
Information about Lintarna's craft
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