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Indiana {Tom} (The Nameless)
« on: August 04, 2006, 11:44:36 PM »
Name: Nameless (he's forgotten any names he might have been given)

Currently addressed as
: Indiana or Indie

Apparent age
: 26


Actual age
: Somewhere between 200 and 250
(241)

Gender
: Male


Species
: Vampire

Sire
:
Ciannait Dempsey
 
Permissions Given in reasonable Roleplay:
(Yes = you don\'t have to ask before acting in RP, No = you ask first)

Wounding/Cursing: Yes
Killing: Yes

 
Appearance

Hair
: Russet; short back and sides, longer on top - he usually spikes it up with some wax, but it is too short to get in his eyes or do much beyond look a little mussed if he doesn't bother styling it.


Eyes
: Blue, with russet centres that dominate his irises most of the time, giving his eyes a generally hazel appearance. They are fairly narrow, surrounded by fairly sparse, long eyelashes.
 
Nose: Short, straight and broad. It's been broken many, many times but has, of course, healed perfectly.
 
Lips: Thin upper lip, fuller lower one and quite wide. They always have a secretive twist or smile to them, unless he is displeased. There is a dimple in both cheeks, equidistant from each corner.

Height
: 193cm (6ft 5in)

 
Weight: 105kg (190lbs)

Frame
: Athletic and sinuously muscled, he is extremely broad in the chest, narrow in the waist and beautifully detailed everywhere in between.


Complexion
: Although fair, there is a golden tinge to his skin that suggests he is of mixed heritage; perhaps there is some African ancestry somewhere down the line behind him - or some Greek - for he always looks lightly tanned, despite the vampiric pallor he possesses.
 
Voice: Deep and sultry with an undertone of innuendo always seeming to be present.
 
Tattoos/Distinguishing Marks: Ornate tattoos encompassing each wrist. Words are inscribed artistically within the predominantly celtic stylings. The left says, 'Esse Quam Videri~Memento Mori' (To be rather than to seem~Remember you are mortal) and the right says, 'Ignotum Per Ignotius~Hostis Humani Generis' (A thing unkown, by a thing more unknown~Enemy of the human race). Somehow or other, he managed to get them inscribed permanently onto his vampiric skin... the Hell if he can remember where and how, though (he wishes he did, for he'd like some more). His left eyebrow is pierced and he has a double-pointed spike in the top of his left ear, matching the one through the lobe.
 
Usually seen wearing: Casual clothing; jeans and wooden-heeled boots, open-necked button-up shirts, a black leather jacket. He has a favourite ankle-length reddish-brown suede coat. Sunglasses sitting atop his head because (well, the sun is not an issue) he thinks it looks cool.
 
Usually seen holding: A mobile phone - he used to like to keep in touch with his 'crew' at all times... just in case one of them had scoped a new challenge, but now it's really just force of habit - or a set of keys or something else he's stolen from his last victim.
 
Body Language

Common stance 1
: Thumbs hooked through his belt loops as he walks, or one booted foot thrust forward and broad shoulders back as he stops and looks down his nose at his surrounds. A knowing half-grin will grace his lips at all times.
 
Common stance 2: Slouching - in chairs with his hands tucked into his jacket pockets, or up against walls with a booted foot raised and pressed back upon it.
 
Common stance 3: Leaning suavely against furniture or over his latest love/feeding interest.

Visual habits: Sports an ever-present half-grin, has dimples in his cheeks and mischief in his eyes. He has a youthful and vital air about him, intensified by the fact that he is often seen flicking his fingers restlessly, or shuffling his feet. Opens and closes his mobile phone constantly, to check if a message or call might have been missed. Looks obsessively into mirrors, removing sunglasses in order to fluff or play with his hair, readjusts his clothing and poses frequently.
 
Occupation: Once an itinerant thrillseeker (he once hung out with the same group of six men - he called them his crew - though they might have been separated for months at a time... until one of them found a new adventure to pursue and summoned the rest from every corner of the globe. He was closest to Reed, though their relationship fell apart when he asked to sire the man he'd fallen for, to be with him always, and was rejected), he's now a bit of a homebody, seeking thrills in a busy city of ever-changing faces.
 
Personality: He is flirtatious, fun-loving and casual. He is in it for a fun time; whether it's long, good, bad or indifferent matters little, as long as his interest is maintained and energy is expended... in one form or another. He enjoys being immortal and avoids at all costs the trap of envying or emulating mortals; if they have something he wants or needs, he takes. He has a temper and can be both vengeful and vindictive if he feels wronged. He is paranoid when the mood strikes him. He has done his share of rumination and can always be lured into a spot of introspection if that is where the fun leads him, but tends to spend his time avoiding seriousness and following instead his latest affair of whimsy.
 
History: He has no recollection of who he was born, what he was named or where it occurred; it seems he has lived everywhere, and been everyone, thus far. Details fade into irrelevance in the face of eternity. He remembers only the woman who made him - Ciannait - and enjoys immensely the passion of their occasional reunions, but bothers to catalogue very little else.

He hooked up with a group of rich playboy thrillseekers about nine years ago and was connected to them for a good seven years - their money and his sense of adventure were beautiful together. He managed to hide his vampirism from all of them successfuly, until he, Reed and a tag-along friend were skiing impossibly virgin peaks in the Alps seven or so years ago (the others had been called and were inbound). Tom and Reed's friend went down first, sparking an avalanche that smothered them both. The friend died - as Tom should have - but he emerged the next night with a few broken limbs, in terrible pain and in desperate need of healing blood. Since they were in such an isolated place, he went to Reed and had a huge discussion/argument, finally admitting what he was. He fed from him for the first time that night and it became one of the secrets in their friendship; the other being that he was in love with the handsome gay man.


When he fell for Reed, the urge to nest took Tom over and he bought a place in the nameless city, setting it up with the help of a particularly awesome colour-blind chick who was also a great screw.  When he brought Reed to his new abode and proposed it become their home once he fledged the human, heartbreak followed as Reed rejected the notion of death (or undeath, as the case was), believing it unnatural and uncharacteristic of the man he'd christened Tom.  They'd both been committment-phobes, it felt wrong to Reed to change that... so he'd left.

Somewhat in limbo, 'Tom' sought anchoring in the city and met another man who seemed the right fit for him.  He dubbed him Indiana and, just as things were starting to get real between them, he disappeared too.  Jaded but eternally renewed via his shitty memory and hyperactive style of looking forward to the next big adventure, Indie met William White and he moved in.  They've lived together for two years now and Indie is still in denial about his habit of having physical relationships with women that don't last, and meaningful relationships with men, that do.
 
Interesting Facts: His eyes generally match the tone of his hair, but they change, depending on his emotions. They go bright blue when he is... excessively excited.
 
Hobby/Hobbies: Extreme sports. Fast cars, motorbikes, aeroplanes and challenging heights thrill him - he loves to B.A.S.E. jump from places mortals can't get to without a helicopter and open his parachute just a minute later than he should.
 
Likes: Flirting, having fun, coffins, martial arts, extreme sports, having an effect on people.

Dislikes: Weakness, rumour-mongers, authority, religious types, restriction.
 
Strength: His body and indifferent nature get him company and keep him unattached. He's fully cognisant of modern inventions. He has worked out that he has some mental prowess and can dominate people's thoughts, with effort.
 
Weakness/Flaw: He's arrogant and far too reckless; he has sufficient funds saved (he collects money from all his victims) but he still prefers fresh kills to obtain whatever he wants, and this draws attention to him.
 
Anything Else To Add: He has a particular weakness for the blood of newborns and has been known to stalk expectant mothers, forcing them to give birth in isolated places so that he might feast on the mother... and then his prize.

He is currently riding a red and black 2011 Yamaha YZF-R1

 
Pictures:


Threads
An Ill Wind (Tom and Reed blow into the nameless city and Tom meets Risk)
Whirling Dervish (Tom meets Nimm and fucks Reed, getting a taste for the sweetest blood ever)
Blood/Hound (Tom and Reed in Switzerland)
Light My Way (Nimm comes to do some work for Tom)
See Tom Beg (Tom goes to the Oligarchy Chambers to get permission to reveal his nature to Nimm)
New Zealand (Reed has a near-death experience in New Zealand and Tom freaks out)
Rough'n'Ready (Tom fucks Roz)
Unveiling (Tom shows Reed his new house)
Deus Ex Machina (Tom finds Morgaine stealing his petrol)
Highs and Lows (Tom and Morgaine go abseiling and he lets her off the hook)
Fun and Games (Tom meets Amery and Indiana is begun when they fight)
Where The Cool Kids Go (Amery visits Risk, meets Lazarus  and hooks up with Indiana.  They come to a sort of relationship agreement.  Ish.)
Ragnarok (Indie crashes a party in the gazebo in the park hosted by Delsen and Vivianne, in order to avoid some lightning)
Jotunheimr (Indie whisks Vivianne back to his place just 'cos she's so tasty)
Cravings (Indie seeks Vivi out at Risk)
A Fistful of Glitter (Indie rides back to his place with Vivi, drinks from her, eats her out and finds out she's a lesbian.  Belatedly)
Lacking Interest (Indie meets Will - a week-old arrival in the city - at Risk after he insults Ari, and is christened George)
Unlikely Bedfellows (Will and George get acquainted at George's house over numerous weeks and much soul-revealing)
Foray (George and Will go to Risk to get George laid)
Lure (Will and Indie tussle, three months on)
Abandonment Issues (Two years on, Indie attacks Will after he's been away a while)
Change of Hearts (Will is happy with Anna, Indie fucks Will)
Descent (Indie meets Anna when she interrupts he and Will abseiling in the woods.  He suggests Will takes her shopping and they agree to do it the next night)
Passing Through (Indie runs into Anna as he passes through the park and they go for a bike ride)
In The Depths (The bike ride pauses at the beach and Anna reveals the depths of her past)
Friends and Lovers (Will and Indie fight over Anna then fuck.  The next night, Indie goes to pick her up and they drop Nash home first, then return to his place for training.  She storms out at the end of the night and Indie regathers her)
Forward Planning (After getting Anna settled in Will's room, Indie and Will discuss Will's intention to co-sire a fledgling with Indie if he wants it.  Indie drinks from him and they have sex again)
«~Infusco
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«~Infusco Past
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«~Oberon Castle
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«~Halflight
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