Profile of Liffey: Quick Facts


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Liffey
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Mate to Rannoch
Basic Info
Full Name: Caoilfhionn "Liffey" Frostfur née Blackthorn
Subspecies: Wolf
Sex: Female
Age: 1 (June 22, 2016)
Birthplace: Redhawk Caldera
At A Glance
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Profile of Liffey: Details
Appearance
Though she takes her name from her late aunt, Liffey takes after her parents and older brother in appearance, and is nearly identical to her littermate, Lagan. Her pelt is a wash of gray shades fading to white along her underside. She sports the trademark black spine with slivers of white trimming the inky fur just past her shoulders to the middle of her back. Between her brilliant orange eyes is a smudge of white and trailing across her cheeks on either side is a streak of darker gray. She appears petite, delicate and sylph-like, but carries herself with subtle strength and confidence. As of late Winter 2018, she has a scar that runs across the bridge of her muzzle from a fight with a cougar.
Personality
While still young, Liffey is proving herself to be a well-balanced mixture of both of her parents. She has the patience and optimism of her father, which pairs well with the fun-loving curiosity that she gets from her mother. She has a tendency to be easily distracted, which causes her at times to space out during conversations, or to wander off at random whenever her imagination takes her thoughts in a wayward direction. In spite of being less than stellar at social interactions, she is friendly, inquisitive and imaginative, with a fire beneath that burns bright for her aspirations.

Character Model: Alexis Bledel as Rory Gilmore
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Biography
Liffey was born the product of bad timing and the best of intentions. She was conceived mere days before a swarm of locusts descended on her pack's lands, stripping away every strip of plant life and consequently driving out nearly all prey. It was the beginning of a famine that lingered for the entire length of her mother's pregnancy, causing damage not only to her home but to the woman who carried her.

In spite of the circumstances of her birth, Liffey spent the first month of her life in a safe and happy environment, surrounded by two loving parents and a doting older brother. Unfortunately, it seemed not meant to last as nearly a month after the litter arrived, Liffey's sister was kidnapped by a wolf her twin called a "monster". Her father left shortly after to search for Lucy, leaving her in the care of a far more less happy family.

But life went on. Finley eventually moved her two remaining pups to the rendezvous site where they could be closer to their extended family. Not long after, Elwood returned home with tidings of ill-luck in his search for Lucy. Finley left then to begin her own search, determined not to return without her second daughter.

Two months passed before Liffey saw her mother again. During that time, the pack experienced its second loss. Her Uncle and alpha of the Caldera, Peregrine, passed away "in his sleep" unexpectedly in late October, leaving the pack broken-hearted over his loss. It was around this time that one of the alpha pair's older daughters returned to them - Raven - and Liffey found herself something of a role model in the absence of her own mother.

Finley returned unsuccessful in her venture, but being too young to really remember her sister well, Liffey was simply thrilled to have her "moms" back with her again. But tragedy was not yet done with the Caldera for though the new year brought a new batch firebirds to the pack, it also brought the death of their remaining alpha and Liffey's aunt, Fox. Her parents both stepped up as alphas after the loss, and Finley and Raven took on the additional role as surrogate mothers to the new puppies who originally numbered six, but after a week were down to five.

A short time of peace followed the coming of the new litter, but soon enough the Wilds were set upon by a terrible Winter. The elements forced the pack to retreat into a cave near the center of the territory where the pack often sheltered from storms. After two weeks of unrelenting weather, the ice and snow that had built up on the walls of the Caldera finally collapsed under its own weight. The avalanche caused a cave-in that divided the pack from each other - Finley and four packmates trapped inside with the puppies with the rest of the wolves locked outside. It was four days before the pack managed to tear the wall down that separated the two of them. During their time apart, another of the firebirds had lost its life, leaving four of Peregrine's and Fox's last children left.

The weather eased shortly thereafter and the pack was finally free from their confinement. Life began to return to normal for most, but for Liffey, she began to feel disconnected from the rest of the pack. Her approach to adulthood brought on the typical teenage struggles. As her interest in finding herself and her passions began to grow, she started looking to her mother to be her guide in exploring these things. She found Finley to be distracted with the responsibilities of raising the firebirds as well as leading the pack. This caused resentment and bitterness to grow between the girl and her mother, which drove the wedge between her and her life at the Caldera even deeper.

Winter turned to Spring and most days found Liffey exploring the Wilds outside of the territory. She learned a great deal about the world around her, meeting a number of different characters and honing her scouting and naturalist skills. The idea of finding a new life for herself away from the Redhawks began to form slowly in her mind until finally, she met a wolf who made her an offer to join a small band of wolves all of a similar age who apparently were searching for a future just like the one she had decided she wanted.

Liffey took her time trying to decide whether or not she would join them. On the night of their departure, she had decided to remain behind until the conflict with her mother came to a final head, driving Liffey away from the Caldera once and for all. She spent a few days on her own, mourning the family she had sacrificed for her dream before catching up with Rannoch's pack and allying herself with them.

Aaaaaand in another four months, I'll update this again :)
Relations
Pack History
In-Game Relations:
Mother - Finley Blackthorn
Father - Elwood Blackthorn
Older Siblings - Elwood Jr. "Eljay" Blackthorn
Littermates - Tiarnach "Lagan" Blackthorn ♂ & Lucy Blackthorn
Younger Siblings - Taoiseach "Tegan" Blackthorn ♂, Fiadh Blackthorn ♀, Mathghamhain "Clover" Blackthorn ♀, Sceitimini "Lucca" Blackthorn
Aunt - Fox Redhawk
Uncle - Peregrine Redhawk
Cousins - Wildfire Redhawk ♀, Nightjar Redhawk ♂, Raven Redhawk ♀, Gannet Redhawk ♂, Peter Redhawk ♂, Whip-poor-will Redhawk ♂, Ferret Redhawk ♂, Orca Redhawk ♀, Oriole Redhawk ♂, Stoat Redhawk, Towhee "Teehee" Redhawk ♀, Titmouse "Screech" Redhawk ♀, Phox "Fidget" Redhawk

Off-Game Relations:
Ugh maybe later.
REDHAWK CALDERA
Puppy (June 2016 - March 2017)
Zeta (March 2017 - April 2017)
LONE WOLF (April 2017 - May 2017)
NORTHSTAR VALE
Delta (May 2017 - Current)

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