Stocky and solid. Neanderthal brow, low ears, jutting chin.
Traits & Characteristics
An honest man, hardworking, dependable. He is a bit slow, but once his mind is made up, it is almost impossible to get him to change it. He believes in plain dealing, and he has a vague uneasiness when he is round fast talkers. His great weakness? GAMBLING.
A homesteader on a spread outside Kalispell. He lives in a small place with his wife, Emma, and his daughter, Abigail.
Aliases / Nicknames
the pejoratives he hears hurled at him are: Pig Farmer, Sob Buster, Tatter picker, squatter.
Kith & Kin
He is a loner (except for his family). He began homesteading in 1875 .. since then, all he has to show for it are callouses and grain and feed bills.
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With: Horace Potee, wife and kids Location: The Potee Homestead .. a lot of hard work and not much to show for it. When: Month / Day (optional) / 1875 Time of Day: evening
Horace Potee was sitting at their cabin's table, wringing his hands. The truth was, Horace was a champion hand wringer. His wife, Maude, paced behind him.
"I dunno .., I just dunno," he proclaimed. "If we had something to sell that's worth anything, we'd be able to afford more seed plus maybe get another ox to pull the plow."
"Oh Horace," Maude wailed. "I told you that movin' out here was a mistake. My brother had a job for you at the grain and feed. We'd be in a nice house and .."
Horace stiffened. "I gotta stand on my own feet, Maude. No ways am I gonna take charity from your brother, and that's that."
It was their standard evening argument. Their lines were well practiced and they seldom varied.
More hand wringing from Horace, then... "Maybe I can get lucky at cards."
This was a new twist.
Sagas of the WIld West is a roleplaying game set in a fictionalized version of the town of Kalispell in Montana territory. Our stories begin in 1875 and are set against the backdrop of actual historical events.Sagas was inspired by the classic television and movie westerns. Our focus is on writing, storytelling and character development.
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