Adventuring through twisted time.
Richard opened his eyes as the first howling of a nearby owl hit his ears as he got up he stretched out looking at the dark cave the only signs of life was the camping equipment he kept with him as…Continue
Home town: London England
Faceclaim - Tom Hopper
Richard was born to Elizabeth and Jonathan Watson in the cold winter in London England His family were nobles in the city attending any event nobility would to any normal person they were a happy family but behind the scenes, the home life was cold and lifeless as his mother and father palmed him off to the nanny who taught him the skills and behaviour that his mother and father would come to expect of a son with there name.
but once he reached his 20’s he began to feel he was missing something a purpose in life a reason to live as he felt he could but 2 weeks before his Birthday a problem occurred in France and his father now in his old age was ordered to leave for Normandy seeing a chance to explore the first time in his life he volunteered to go in his father’s sted
A few weeks had past and Richard found himself as a Captain leading a small unit of men the unit his father would of lead defending English peasants in the lands of the french after declared war against the English kingdom.
One morning Richard was woken to a messenger shoving orders in front of his face to move to a ranch on the border of Normandy as the french were due to attack there without worry he gathered his men and they had begun to march day and night for 2 days to reach the named farm but was met by a cart of the family that began to make there towards the English castles
First night back at the Castle Richard was looking out of the Ramparts when a female stepped silently beside him Richard was sur
nightfall men in armour stood at the ramparts with pikes and bows at the ready for the upcoming sieges the moon reflecting off the armour of the oncoming foes as the crunching of metal stopped an eerie silence hit the battlefield before a loud loose erupted into the nightprised how quiet he was though he didn’t recognise her he assumed she was one of the new guests they spent the rest of the night talking to her until the sun had begun to peak upon the horizon and without a word, she had disappeared this continued for 2 months as worrying news had begun to reach the camp
as fire arrows glowed into the night sky as the walls were hit by arrows and cries as the arrows hit men left right and centre,
The clashing of metal and destruction continued into the night lasting into the early hours before the keep was lost as the enemy filled the castle as the orders to retreat rang from the ramparts Richard was with the girl he had spent many weeks with to which he now knew was called Leyla leading her to the retreat point when he felt a sharp blow to his leg and stomach as the blade erupted from him as he fell to the ground Leyla stayed beside him as he watched two enemies that had stabbed him disappeared with out a trace Richard begged her to flee when she suddenly said she could save hem both with in then she hugged him and suddenly a sharp pain raged through his body as things started to turn black as he felt a liquid pour into his mouth as the pain turned excruciating the rest of that night became a total blurr as the next night appeared Richard awoke to screeching sounds a mixture of waves , people walking and talking and his vision was pinpoint accurate as leyla walked into the room she began to explain everything he was feeling and what happened at the base and that he would need to feed off her for a next few days but she had already made severalgoblets of blood for him and she began to set to work training him to cope with his new life after a hundred years of travelling together Richard grew tired of traveling but leyla hadnt richard had grown to be very careful while feeding an saw no reason to to keep running so they came to a agreement to meet each other evey 3 years to make sure they were save and coping in general but the first 3 years passed and richard arrived at the agreed spot and waited for 3 days hiding in a Inn room during the day and waiting at the spot at night but she never came