3 Sentence Backstory:
(Sentence 1) Concept:
Orphaned as a baby, left in the plantation some 20 years ago, and was raised by adopted mother and sister. The adopted-mother was a healer and trained Ezrah. In his crib, when they found him was a strange symbol around his neck. (See below)
(Sentence 2) Connections
(Samson Roth) – We both had no parents and became good friends, wresting and sparring as youths.
(Phillip Winsor) – We both have dislike for the church. Ezrah keeps having dreams of a woman being hurt in the Temples in Megadon. Ezrah feels a connection to this woman. He also has dreams of what the world might be free of the priests and Philip also dislikes the priests. So they (Philip and Ezrah) have bonded around a common purpose.
(Sentence 3) Enemy
The Priests of Syrinx fear a prophesy of an Oracle who will foretell the end of Theocratic rule.
“As an Oracle, I can see there is a better way”
Negative: Scares the Priests and Establishment, I will speak out
Musical Inspiration: Rush – 2112 V. Oracle: The Dream “…I see still the incredible beauty of the sculptured cities and the pure spirit of man revealed in the lives and works of this world. I was overwhelmed by both wonder and understanding as I saw a completely different way to life, a way that had been crushed by the Federation long ago. I saw now how meaningless life had become with the loss of all these things…”
“Risk my life for Family, and Friends are the Family you choose.”
Positive: Defending and Protecting friends and family
Negatives: Will risk own life for Sister, Driven to find parents, will risk life for friends
“Trained to Cure and Protect the Meek and Innocent”
Positive: Can heal and Cure, Fights to protect the underdog
Negatives: Will always jump in to help
Musical Inspiration: Rush – 2112 I. Overture “The Meek Shall Inherit the Earth”
Rush – Counterparts Nobody’s Hero “But he’s nobody’s hero, Saves a drowning child, Cures a wasting disease, Hero…lands the crippled airplane, Solves great mysteries, Hero…not the handsome actor, Who plays a hero’s role, Hero…not the glamour girl, Who’d love to sell her soul, If anybody’s buying, Nobody’s hero”
“Training in the ways of the Priesthood can be obvious to others”
Positive: Trained to fight and use gifts of the mind by my mentor an x-priest.
Negatives: This can be obvious and people may mistake me for a priest or create awareness for the temple that someone has been trained outside the priest order.
“Fly like the wind, Laughing out loud with fear and hope, I’ve got a desperate plan”
Positives: Can go all out – practiced at it.
Negatives: Rash, likes to go fast, sometimes does not think is an and Adrenalin Junky
Rush – Red Barchetta “Drive like the wind, Straining the limits of machine and man, Laughing out loud with fear and hope, I’ve got a desperate plan. At the one-lane bridge, I leave the giants stranded at the riverside. Race back to the farm, To dream with my uncle at the fireside”
Additional Items in Back Story
Necklace found around his neck as a child
In medieval times, the Pentacle was associated with the legends of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, who were said to possess five virtues: friendship, generosity, chastity, courtesy, and piety.