The Geisha's Tale (Move your mouse to reveal the content) The Geisha's Tale (open) The Geisha's Tale (close) Name: Awai (meaning “pale”) Age: Appears to be no older than 19 but has been on earth for fifty years Species: Celestial Being Brief Bio: Born one of the maidens of the stars, Awai grew up dancing in the moonlight and free from the restraints of man. However when she grew into womanhood, a group of demon hunters came across her bathing in a river. Knowing the legends, they stole her beautiful garments so she couldn’t return to her realm before morning. She was no helpless girl and pursued them in earnest, spilling their blood in her haste to not be banished from her home. Alas, her crime stained her beautiful robes in crimson, dooming her to a life on earth. Devastated and finding herself destitute, the immortal woman integrated into human society under the guise of a normal woman lest she be taken as the bride of some demon or monster. In the years since falling she had moved here and there, working as a geisha for years at a time until a priestess or monk is able to identify her as a non human. She has been settled in the coastal town in the Western Lands she now resides in for almost five years. She is disturbed by the influx of Europeans entering the area and the disrespect they the culture she has been a part of for half a century. They also do not seem to understand how to treat women properly.