Mellum Goldor One Hundred Questions

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I. The Basics
  • What is your full name? Does it have any significance?
    • Mellum Goldor
  • Where and when were you born?
    • Hammerfast, 53 years ago
  • Who are/were your parents? (names, occupations, personalities, etc)
    • Drellon and Belia Goldor. Drellon is a merchant for the mining guild, dealing primarily in ore, and Belia a homemaker.
  • Do you have siblings? What are/were they like?
    • Trelvok (aspiring merchant), Gelda (sister, married out of clan), and Delver (miner)
  • Where and with whom do you live now? Describe your home and roommates.
    • Clan house with wife and children
  • What is your occupation?
    • Mason, cleric of Moradin
  • Describe yourself physically, paying attention to details such as height, weight, hair and eye color, style of dress, and any tattoos, scars, or other distinguishing marks.
    • Dark red hair, dark eyes, a medium-sized beard, and in general resembles a typical dwarf.
  • What is your social class?
    • Merchant class
  • Do you have any allergies, diseases, or similar physical weaknesses?
    • No
  • Are you right or left handed?
    • Right
  • What does your voice sound like?
    • Gravelly
  • Do you have any words or phrases you use regularly?
    • Aye
  • What is typically in your pockets?
    • My lucky copper
  • Do you have any quotes, mannerisms, annoying habits, or other distinguishing characteristics?

II. Growing Up
  • What was your childhood like in general?
  • What is your earliest memory?
    • Encounter with a necromancer in the caves below Hammerfast
  • What kind of schooling did you receive?
    • Home schooled
  • Did you enjoy your schooling?
    • Yes
  • Where did you learn your present skills and abilities?
    • School and job
  • Growing up, did you have any role models? If so, describe them.
    • Grandfather Astor Goldur, retired adventurer
  • Growing up, how did you get along with your family?
    • Decently
  • As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
    • Adventurer, just like grandfather
  • As a child, what were your favorite activities?
    • Exploring
  • As a child, what personality traits did you display?
    • Curiosity
  • As a child, were you popular? Who were your friends, and what were they like?
    • Average
  • When and with whom was your first kiss?
    • Diesa Something, now wife
  • Are you a virgin? If not, when and with whom did you lose your virginity?
    • Diesa Goldor, after marriage
  • What influences from childhood led you to undertake your current activities?
    • Parental guidance

III. Past Influences
  • What has been the most important event in your life so far?
    • Meeting Diesa
  • Who has most influenced you?
    • At first, Grandfather Astor; later, his wife
  • What is your greatest achievement?
    • Becoming a cleric
  • What is your greatest regret?
    • Waiting so long to pursue my repressed dream
  • What is the most evil thing you have ever done?
    • Nothing
  • Do you have a criminal record? If so, for what?
    • No
  • When were you the most frightened in your life?
    • Encounter with necromancer as child
  • What is the most embarrassing event in your life?
    • Initial encounter with Diesa
  • If you could change one thing from your past, what would it be, and why?
  • What is your best memory?
    • Birth of first child, Gresham Goldor
  • What is your worst memory?
    • Encounter with necromancer as child

IV. Beliefs and Opinions
  • Are you optimistic or pessimistic?
    • Optimistic
  • What is your greatest fear?
    • Being turned undead
  • What are your religious views?
    • Cleric of Moradin
  • What are your political views?
  • What are your views on sex?
    • Important for starting families; prostitution frowned upon
  • Are you capable of killing? When do you find killing acceptable, and when not?
    • Yes, standard view of killing
  • What is the most evil thing a sentient being can do?
    • Kill a child
  • Do you believe in soulmates or true love? Why or why not?
    • Yes; he’s married
  • In your opinion, what makes a successful life?
    • Following your dreams; continuing your clan
  • How honest are you about your thoughts and feelings? Do you hide your true self from others, and if so, why?
    • Information is on a need-to-know basis
  • Do you have any biases or prejudices?
    • Will poke fun at rebellious dwarves and dragonborn (they look odd)
  • Is there anything you simply won’t do under any circumstances? If so, what?
    • Kill a child; it’s wrong
  • For what or whom would you die, or otherwise go to extremes?
    • Any of his clan

V. Relationships with Others
  • In general, how do you treat others? (polite, rude, distant, etc) Does this change based on how well you know a person? If so, how?
    • Depends on the person
  • Who is the most important person in your life? Why?
    • Diesa, his wife
  • Who is the person you respect most? Why?
    • Unknown
  • Who are your friends? Do you have a best friend? Describe your friends.
    • None
  • Do you have a spouse or significant other? If so, describe them.
    • Diesa
  • Have you ever been in love? If so, what happened?
    • Married Diesa
  • What do you look for in a potential lover?
    • Nothing…married…
  • How close are you to your family?
    • Very
  • Have you started your own family? If you have, describe them. If not, do you want to? Why or why not?
    • Yes, wife Diesa, firstborn child
  • Who do you turn to for help when you are desperate?
    • Moradin
  • Who do you trust to protect you? Why?
    • Moradin
  • Who would miss you if you were to die or go missing?
    • Family
  • Who do you despise most? Why?
    • No one yet
  • Do you argue, or try to avoid conflict? Why?
    • Will argue, if necessary
  • Do you tend to take the lead in social situations?
    • No
  • Do you like interacting with large groups? Why or why not?
    • Not really; likes to focus on one individual at a time
  • Do you care what others think of you?
    • Very little

VI. Likes/Dislikes
  • What are your favorite hobbies or pastimes?
  • What is your most treasured possession?
    • Family-crested greataxe found by Douven
  • What is your favorite color?
    • Brown
  • What is your favorite food?
    • Leg of mutton
  • Do you like to read? If not, why not? If so, what do you tend to read?
    • Religious texts
  • What do you consider good entertainment?
    • Watching dancers
  • Do you smoke, drink, or use other drugs? If so, why, and do you want to quit? If not, why not?
    • Social drinker
  • How do you typically spend a free night?
    • Drinking ale and doing a jig
  • What makes you laugh?
    • Clever insults
  • What shocks or offends you? Why?
    • Depraved acts of extreme violence and torture
  • If you found yourself suffering from insomnia, how would you amuse yourself?
  • How do you deal with stress?
    • Venting
  • Are you spontaneous, or do you need a plan?
    • Spontaneous
  • What are your pet peeves?
    • Aggressive nosiness, lack of tact

VII. Self Image and Miscellaneous
  • Describe your typical daily routine. How do you feel when it is disrupted?
    • Wake up, head to temple, come back for dinner; disruptions happen
  • What is your greatest strength as a person?
  • What is your greatest weakness?
  • If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? Why?
  • Are you introverted or extroverted?
    • Introverted
  • Do you tend to be organized or messy?
    • Organized chaos
  • List three things you consider yourself to be very good at, and three you consider yourself to be very bad at.
  • Do you like yourself?
    • Sure
  • Why are you an adventurer? Are your real reasons different than those you tell other people? If so, why? (describe both sets of reasons)
    • Always wanted to be, and now the final part of the preisthood training of Moradin
  • What is the most important goal you wish to accomplish in your lifetime?
    • Leave a lasting mark on the world
  • Where do you see yourself in five years?
    • Cleric of Moradin possibly stationed in Hammerfast
  • If you could choose, how would you choose to die?
    • Natural causes
  • If you knew you were going to die in 24 hours, what would you do with your remaining time?
    • Spend it with loved ones
  • What is the one thing for which you want people to remember you after you die?
  • What three words best describe your personality?
  • What three words would others use to describe you?
  • If you could, what advice would you (the player) give to your character?
    • Live long and prosper

Mellum Goldor One Hundred Questions

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