Beggar

Beggar - Traits

Life has not been good to you. For whatever reason you were born as a beggar in the slums. You had no hope of escape... yet you managed to get out. People always look down on you due to your origin, but that just gives you an opportunity to surprise them.

Beggar - Friends

Skill Proficiencies: Insight, Sleight of Hand
Tool Proficiencies: Dice Set, Flute
Equipment: A dice set, a flute, a set of tattered clothes, and a small pouch containing 15 GP.

Lost in the crowd

Beggar's often get lost in the crowd and can pass unnoticed in common to lower ends of town. People rarely remember you in these places. However, trying to enter rich parts of town will quickly draw guard's attention as they suspect that the likes of you are up to no good.

Suggested Characteristics

A Beggar typically has the following characteristics. Feel free to modify or write your own to give your character even more flavor.

d8Personality Trait
1You are pushy and obnoxious.
2You fade into the shadows moving around without people noticing you are there.
3You try to be the center of attention doing crazy things to entertain others.
4You love a good argument and will disagree with anything anyone says.
5You view people as money bags that if you charm them right they will dazzle you with riches. You will say almost anything you think others want to hear trying to get money from them.

d6Ideal
1Honesty - you will tell the truth no matter the embarrassment or the harm it brings. (Lawful)
2Simplicity - life is meant to be simple. Who needs money or the things it can buy. (Any)
3Friends - life is about who you know not what you have. (Good)
4Relaxation - why work when you can spend all day resting and mooch off of others? (Chaotic)
5Revenge - you lost everything, but those who took it from you will pay. (Evil)
6Mirth - if you don't laugh, you will cry. So you laugh at everything. (Any)

d6Bond
1I will do anything within my power to aid a friend.
2My <span class="generate" data-recurrance="never" data-FID="hpVYJd37peuHNUlO" data-UGFLinkReference="tAtA1492">Random - Trinket</span> is all I have left, it is the only reminder of better times.
3I am loyal to my city and will lay down my life defending it.
4My families signet ring means everything to me... I will get it back no matter what.
5I heard a story about some grand place, and deeply want to go there.
6I am in love with someone far richer than I am.

d6Flaw
1I despise hard work.
2I have a marked speech that identifies me as low class.
3I do not share my things with friends, and I will fight to keep personal belongings within my full control.
4As a defense mechanism, I lie and misdirect everyone around me, and steal and hide anything I can.
5I always say the truth when asked, even by an enemy.
6I cannot stop myself from reveling in material pleasures.