Character type: Crafter
Appearance: Xianyu has a slight plumpness of build. Her roundness of form is just starting to adjust into adulthood, giving her very little curvature to her mere four feet, five inches of height. Except that of her petite youthful curves and chubby figure. Her face has more of a plum shape to it with a straight jawline and a bright smile. Her skin is a fair coloration which goes with her jade green eyes. Her hair is a shiny auburn, the lengths hanging on down to her shoulder blades even when it's in a ponytail. She is often a sweet looking girl, especially with her bright and intelligent gaze.
Personality: Xianyu is an odd variety of sweet. That is if she's sweet at all. She fiery without any hesitation to question others, only she doesn't take nonsense from others lightly. True Xianyu seems to speak out at random herself about nonsense and her comments tend to be about the least expected things, but she enjoys what she says. Playing with other people's minds is fun for her, she loves to see their reactions when she is being naughty. The girl doesn't believe in being good, there is no fun in not bothering other people but she does so with a bright intelligence. Only she puts that intelligence to use in annoying ways which aren't always meant to be annoying. Xianyu often just losing control of situations. Most of that making her seem like an odd little girl...one that is rather hyper and can't quite set her mind to any one thing.
History: Xianyu was born at a little seaside cothold up north. She never got to know her father but her mother was a young harper by the name of Koryuna. Xianyu lived there most of her life along with Koryuna and her younger brother Ixan. Xianyu and Ixan were quite the pair, only having a few friends. That was until the fire happened. The fire which claimed Ixan's life recently. Koryuna had no wish to remain at the cothold after that... Instead Koryuna caught the first ship out with Xianyu, which is bring them both to Arolos Weyr.
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