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Larry Shortoak

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About Larry Shortoak

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    Coal Miner
  • Birthday 07/30/1996

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    - Larry #0608
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    - Prologued
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    larryshortoak@gmail.com

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    Male
  • Location
    - A land down under!
  • Interests
    - Not a great deal other than Movies and TV shows.

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  • Character Name
    - Larry Shortoak!
  • Character Race
    - Halfling!

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  1. Larry Shortoak

    Third Annual Election Results

    [!] Birds had begun to chirp and the trees had started to sway in the morning breeze, the smoke drifting into the air as footsteps could be heard throughout the village of Dunshire. As the sun rose over the fields of Dunshire, the smoke dwindling out of both chimneys and pipes of the eager Halflings ready to begin their day an old, forgetful Halfling would hobble his way through the pathways of their quaint and pleasant village. For a moment he forgot what he was doing on this morning as the smoke from his pipe began to fill his lungs and airways, he had a very important job that morning given to him by Madeline Applefoot, and that was to tally the results and inform his neighbours of the results. As he was hobbling around aimlessly he passed the village tavern noticing the ballot box from the corner of his eye. He paused, stopping to look at the ballot box now full of parchment covered in messy scribblings with names on them. Without thinking he took them out and began to count them out of curiosity rather than anything else. He took the ironwood pipe out of his mouth and placed it on the ground beside him as the hobbit counted the numerous parchments inserted. By this time a short crowd had emerged from their burrows, the fields, the tree branches and of course the tavern from the night before. Moments had passed before Larry Shortoak finally announced the results to himself, "Well, I didn' expec' tha'!" he exclaimed, the crowd had all began leaning in to get a better view of the piles, still not knowing who had won! The crowd all stared at the old Halfling waiting silently before suddenly a restless Halfling shouted, "Who won?!" Larry jumped at the sudden shout, quickly looking toward the voice. "Oh! Tha' was me job, o' course i' was!" he'd add with a chuckle as he finally remembered what his job was that morning. He would then continue on by saying, "The results are. . ." Sheriff: Orwin Butterby - I I I I Lirro Dockingrock - I I I Deputy: Madeline Applefoot - I I I I Lirro Dockingrock - I I Donyae Sugarfoot - I Honorary Halfling: Awylan - I Lirro Dockingrock - I I I I Are rats/mice icky: Yes - I I I I I No - I Fence sitter - I With all the results added up, there was a tie for Sheriff and it was undoubtedly found to no surprise that both mice and rats were deemed as icky, which none having any complaints about. Due to the tie Larry Shortoak decided he should probably vote to break the deadlock, he had then proceeded to write down his selections, placing them in the correct piles which resulted in Orwin Butterby taking a late result win, followed by Madeline Applefoot receiving another vote, Lirro had taken the other vote for honorary and Larry would be the only person to select 'No' to the final question which he got a few odd looks for. Upon receiving the news, the Halflings surrounded had begun to drift inside the tavern to drink to their election and the new harvest season. What followed could only be deemed as Halfling worthy music and dancing which seemingly echoed for miles despite one Halfling staying outside to finish his job. As Larry's final job for the day, he was to write a notice for the noticeboard with the results of the election. It read: "Congratulations to Sheriff Orwin Butterby, Deputy Madeline Applefoot, Lirro Dockingrock for being a good Honorary Halfling and it is now known that rats and mice are to be called icky upon sighting! Yours truthfully, Larry Shortoak"
  2. Larry Shortoak

    4 Years...- AMA

    Whenever I go to ask you a question, whenever I go to rekindle our once very active and loving relationship I worry... And I am wary of a response like the one below. So my question to my once most beloved partner, will we ever relight the spark and hobble on down the path of life together? - Yours, faithfully. Ya boy L.S ~*~
  3. Larry Shortoak

    [Denied] Tempered Australian Magic Team Application

    It's going to be a +1 from me. *
  4. Larry Shortoak

    Larry Shortoak

    Larry Shortoak (Do not meta this information) Nicknames: Larry / Uncle Larry Age: 200 Gender: Male. Race: Halfling / Treelord. Status: Alive and Breathing. Weight & Height: 98.3 lbs, 2'9ft. Body Type: The classic Dad Bod. Eyes: Both eyes would be green, the left slightly darker than the other. Hair: Brown and messy. Not much care seems to be taken with it. Skin: It would take on the appearance of something similar to the bark of a tree. It would be more noticeable in the arms and legs. Markings/Tattoos/Injuries: He has a small indent above his left eye, potentially caused before becoming a Tree Lord. Personality: Larry Shortoak is kind, friendly and still remarkably trustworthy of others. He is bubbly and quick to make friends and is always ready to have a little bit of fun and mess about. He loves to relax and make others laugh and be happy, he is often found smoking on an ironwood pipe filled with Halfling's grass, he can also be seen enjoying the music he would be playing on his druidic banjo. Larry will also try and do anything to help a friend, even caring more for them than himself. Inventory: - Larry carries a small gardening trowel at his lower back in a sheath, it would be very sharp, and often covered in dirt and mud. - Larry often has an ironwood pipe placed in his shirt pocket accompanies with multiple matches, he usually never leaves home without it. Around the mouthpiece, one might notice a few chips as if a set of teeth tried biting down on it too hard. - He also carries around a wooden banjo crafted from the wood of an ebony tree. The end of the banjo would be a thick deer hide stretched over a wooden rim. - Alongside the banjo, Larry carries a wooden staff, it would be detailed and very unique to him. It would be radiating with a strong connection to the Aspects. Life Style: Alignment: Larry is Neutral Good. A neutral good character does the best that a good person can do. He is devoted to helping others. He may work with high ranking members of society but does not feel beholden to them. Neutral good is the best alignment you can be because it means doing what is good without bias for or against an order. Neutral good can be a dangerous alignment when it advances mediocrity by limiting the actions of the truly capable. Spouse/Love Interest: None. Family Members: Biological Father - Pinchin Shortoak (Halfling) (Deceased) Biological Mother - Bell Shortoak (Halfling)(Deceased) - Brother- Finlay Shortoak (Halfling) (Deceased) Sister - Annabelle Shortoak (Halfling) (Assumed Deceased) - Son - Drogo Shortoak (Halfling) (Deceased) Daughter - Holly Shortoak (Daughter) (Assumed Deceased) Daughter - Missy Shortoak (Daughter) (Assumed Deceased) Animal Friends: - Sky, his pet ground finch he uses to send notes to others. He is quick and agile and is sometimes found on Larry's shoulder or in his hair. - Bucky, his longest and oldest friend. His Beaver friend is an avid smoker, (Larry was a bad influence) and sometimes seen gnawing through the wooden barrels of ale in the local tavern. Bucky struggles to move around and see due to his old age. - Larry's last animal friend is Hector, his cross-eyed Southern white-faced owl. He mainly sits in a tree or on a wooden post around Pendlemere. He rarely flies due to his poor vision and if he is ever seen flying try to catch him because he will go down quickly. Religion: - The Old Halfling Gods - Aspectism / Druidism Alliance/Nation/Home: The Druids & Pendlemere & Sutica Job/Class: Proficient Lumberjack (Main) Adequate Woodworker (Secondary) Apprentice Fisher (Bonus) Adept Farmer (Racial) Proficient Chef (Racial) Titles: - The Beaver Druid. - Former Elder, Mayor, and Sheriff of various Halfling villages. - Knight of Sutica, Ser Larry Shortoak. ~*~*~
  5. Larry Shortoak

    6.0 halfling village ideas thread

    In Willow Hollow there was a double gate at the back end of the village near where the stables were. It was usually closed due to it rarely ever being occupied and to get in it was often quicker to run around to the front rather than attempting to send a bird. I remember it very clearly due to the endless discussions I had regarding getting perms for it. Ahhh, the memories. You're welcome @_Jandy_ ~*~
  6. Larry Shortoak

    Feel the Bromance

    Just wanted to make a quick post to my Halfling neighbours and friends and say that I love each and every one of you. You have kept me sane on this server, you have kept me around on this server and you are what brings me back each and every time despite my best attempts to quit without another word. This community is so friendly and energetic and never takes things too seriously and I will always main a Halfling and only ever play a Halfling. "If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world." I also had to post it in here because people might have thought I was joking if I put it in the memes section. <3 ~*~
  7. Larry Shortoak

    New Village: Wait for 6.0, or now?

    I wasn't offended at all, just a bit confused as you thought that was the main part of what I had said. I don't particularly understand why you are more focused on the gif in this situation even though it kind of is relevant as it is saying you can learn from the past but that is beside the point. The reason that it "takes up all of Kasfer's time" is because he is an archdruid for the druids and is enjoying the RP experience/s that he is getting from that group of people. If Kasfer had a place maybe a touch closer than Pendlemere he may be there even more regularly and could bring some of the druids along whenever he returns which would increase activity before 6.0. It would also expand the horizon for more people to create Halfling persona's if they see a fun group that is active. Even though I am a rare sighting amongst the Halflings due to the little amount I play I would like to suggest moving based solely on activity.
  8. Larry Shortoak

    New Village: Wait for 6.0, or now?

    ~*~ In saying that the last village we had on Vailor was Willow Hollow where if you stood in the right spot and squinted you could see a druid grove. It didn't cause anything bad to happen then to our culture and I doubt it would ruin it if we happened to be near another. My 2 cents from playing a Halfling for a while. ~*~
  9. <3

    1. Ang

      Ang

      you're the best halfling out there

  10. I remember this one guy who didn't like a group of people based on their culture.... I can't put my finger on who though.... ~*~
  11. Larry Shortoak

    [✓] [Rewrite] The Soul Tree

  12. Larry Shortoak

    [Denied] Tsuyose's ET Application

    Accept him. ~*~
  13. Larry Shortoak

    [Denied] Hedge's RE-MT app

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