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ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« on: February 14, 2020, 04:37:50 PM »
Valentines Day was officially in full swing, balmy rays of sunshine glaring down upon the sand as cheesy love songs played and guests all busied themselves with joyous festivities. A sailcloth tent sat further up the beach, adorned in hanging heart garlands and tables of food and drink whilst an NPC wandered around, camera in hand, offering to take photographs of the guests. On the wall a sheet of paper was tacked up, titled the matchmaker's couples!, followed by a list of names of those who wished to participate.

This year, Northstar District decided to try something new; rose giving. Different cuts of roses lay across a table in a pile for guests to give to one another - the yellow roses signified friendship, the pink roses a crush and the red roses as a declaration of love. Green looked upon the table as guests began to pick up roses to give to their loved ones, a fleeting smile flashing across his lips before he began to wander over towards a game of limbo being set up.

❝ So, there are two prizes for this game. Firstly - of course - the person who can get the lowest down wins a prize, but… there is also a prize for the best dance moves whilst doing so. Sounds good? ❞ Green looked around the group of potential participants before chuckling to himself. This was going to be hilarious to watch. A Flintlocker pumped his fist into the air, ❝ Woo! ❞ before Green nodded towards the limbo bar with a laugh, ❝ All right then; line up. ❞

Spoiler: tags :: updated 01/19 • show
basics.
✫ vernon jeremiah green // only known as green or greenie
✫ he doesn't introduce himself as vernon
✫ male // he/him
✫ twenty four // ages real time // born twenty first april
✫ leader of northstar district
✫ stepped up as leader - twentieth april 2039

appearance.
faceclaim - taron egerton
voice claim - taron egerton
✫ family originally comes from llanfairpwllgwyngyll in wales
✫ has a mixed british accent with a welsh and american twang
✫ 5'10ft // lean yet well-built from working out
✫ soft blue eyes and dirty blonde hair
✫ physical health - 60%
    ¬ current injuries: he's been in three fights recently, sustaining many cuts and bruises, plus slashes all across the torso from a knife attack
✫ mental health - 100%
    ¬ he's got no ailments at the moment

personality.
✫ fundamentally he has a good heart // humble
✫ very assertive // does what he can to benefit northstar
✫ has a good set of morals // cares for people unconditionally
✫ very relaxed and composed with self-assurance and confidence
✫ incredibly complacent and laid back unless he's fighting for his cause
✫ massive daredevil // is very into extreme sports
✫ fearless, stupidly so // doesn't mind risking his own life
✫ generally easy to get on with, it's difficult to dislike him
✫ doesn't think into the future // only thinks about the present
✫ dependable and very loyal to his friends

relationships.
✫ david green x cassandra griffiths // both are deceased
✫ only child // his biological father died before he was born
✫ green was orphaned when he was nine
✫ fostered by caroline and steve miles
✫ both his foster parents died when green was eleven
✫ his chihuahua and pug, midas and ginnie, are basically his children
✫ doesn't really label his sexuality // comfortable with who he is
✫ formerly dated fallon rude
✫ formerly dated paige montgomery // mother of his daughter
✫ has a daughter named felicity // is absent from her life

interaction.
storage // playlist // pinterest
✫ physically: hard // mentally: medium
✫ his weapon of choice is a bat, yet he only has it for defense
✫ also has a bow and arrow, but uses it for recreation
✫ much prefers to run away // is exceptional at parkour
✫ very diplomatic and much prefers mediation rather than fighting
✫ dislikes confrontation yet will fight if need be // not a fan of close-ranged attacks
✫ foster parents taught him self-defense
✫ living on the streets turned him into a good fighter
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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2020, 10:12:31 PM »
Selena Felix
Sel was there, wandering around, greeting people. Being herself, basically. Eventually she made her way to the rose table, selecting a red one and sliding the stem down the front of her dress. She didn't know if she'd see Mateo here or have to seek him out later (after all, Bluestem had been invited as well and as much as she wanted to see him, she didn't want to risk it. There was only so much she could do to protect him), but she'd be ready when the time came.

"Once I have this baby it'll be over for you fuckers." She said, watching the limbo contest start up.

Spoiler: INFORMATION &&— UPDATED 02/09/20 • show
General —
▪ Selena Felix | Sel or Lena depending on the situation
▪ Biologically Female | Identifies as Female | She/her
▪ 26 years 1 months | 12/18/13 | Ages real time
▪ Member of Bluestem Prairie | Lady of Los Santos | Heir of the Felix Family
▪ Former Warchief of the Badlands

Physical —
♦ HUMAN | Health: 100%
— She's small, but not too small, with a growing baby belly. She's about 5'4", though with a presence that makes up for her stature. Slender and always moving, pretty blue-green eyes with a mischievous glint in them and you know she's gonna get you into trouble. Dark hair, no doubt dark thoughts as well. Red lips curve into a lazy grin that reveals white teeth - they won't stay pearly for much longer, though, as she's often seen smoking.
minor injuries: n/a
major injuries: n/a

Important Info —
▪ Currently seven months pregnant
▪ Trained medic but prefers the war and/or social branches.
▪ Drug dealer and enabler.
▪ Usually untrustworthy, everything is calculated, ambitious as fuck, nefarious motivations.
▪ Opinions, motivations and ambition are Sel's and Sel's alone and are not shared by her roleplayer.

Personality —
— Sel is a very bold, competitive and stubborn person, with a wild side that is shown frequently as well as flirtatious tendencies. She is easily bored and is always on the lookout for adventure, with a spark of curiosity that she hopes will lead to what she seeks: adventure and romance. She seems to not be a very serious person and would rather have fun than be productive, and failing entertainment she can be quite productive and get quite a bit done. She's loud and lacks discipline. While Sel is irresponsible (and oddly bossy) and wild, she is very family-oriented and loves her family dearly. She is usually a cheerful, friendly person but she definitely has a passion for the weird, dark and creepy. She is somewhat vain and egotistical. She has her secrets and one of them is her intelligence and ability to collect information; most dismiss her as a dumb party girl (or something like that) and that's part of her cover, she has her fair share of sins and has to have a way of hiding them, and because she is a good liar and good actress, she succeeds.
— Ambitious; arrogant; bold; bossy; brave; competitive; cruel; curious; cunning; dark; deceptive; egotistical; friendly; flirty; intelligent; irresponsible; manipulative; observant; sadistic; sly; stubborn; vain; wild

Relationships —
▪ Geoff x Eliza | Heir of the Felix Family
▪ Bisexual | Biromantic | Polygamous
▪ 1/2 Sank | 1/2 Selem | 1/2 Seleo
▪ Dating Mateo Suarez | Crushing on n/a
▪ Generally very friendly but not easy to become close with; flirty and defiant; loyalty is hard-earned and easily betrayed

Interaction —
— Physically Medium | Mentally Hard
— Trained with knives and poisons
— Prefers to fight with poisoned knives
— Relies largely on speed and agility
— No kill/capture/maim without permission
— Will kill/capture/maim with permission
— To attack, @Sel & attack in underlined #440349
DARLING, DARLING, DOESN'T HAVE A PROBLEM
LYING TO HERSELF 'CAUSE HER LIQUOR'S TOP SHELF
IT'S ALARMING HONESTLY HOW CHARMING SHE CAN BE
FOOLING EVERYONE, TELLING HOW SHE'S HAVING FUN

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2020, 12:24:54 PM »

mickey used to dread the idea of parties. every event was the same routine for the man; find himself a seat at an empty seat, drink in hand, and watch passersby enjoy the celebration. perhaps even at the start of the valentine's day celebration he considered doing just that - minus the drink, of course - but something made him want to change. after all these years of suffering and woes, with still many more obstacles ahead… why not try and enjoy this moment in his life where he once again felt peaceful?

his gaze flitted about the group, landing on someone in particular- he turned his gaze away, momentarily, and headed further away from his “usual” party-going spot away from the festivities. wandering towards the table full of flowers, he plucked out a rose. then, weaving his way through the other partygoers, he cleared his throat. “here,” he started, his lip twitching into the smallest ghost of a smile, “for the prettiest woman in the room.” words couldn’t describe the fondness in his eyes as he held the beautiful red rose out for tara to take.

he watched her for a moment longer. hesitated for a moment. then, he gestured towards the place closer the cheesy love-songs played, a few people dancing together there. “would you like to dance?” mickey couldn’t remember the last time he’d asked that. however, with tara, the nerves of it all didn’t seem so bad.

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2020, 06:15:12 PM »

♔   Vesania hadn't really expected to be invited, but he sure as hell didn't mind. He stood at the table, reading over the list a billion times over, trying to remember the name of the person he was supposedly going to meet. He glanced back behind him to see if said person would be beside him, but he didn't find anyone who would match the name.
♔   Not that he knew anything of what Alexios looked like, of course. He wondered if they even knew what he looked like. He stood there like a walking stiff, feeling like it was prom all over again. Except, well, this time he wasn't wearing a suit. He probably should have worn something nice to impress his supposed other half he was paired with, but instead found himself in his usual garb; just a vest and skinny jeans.
♔   The man pulled away from the paper and decided to go find somewhere less-populated to stand. Usually he was one for crowds, but for some dumb reason, he felt like a snake was squeezing his insides.
« Last Edit: February 15, 2020, 06:17:59 PM by vesania. »

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #4 on: February 15, 2020, 06:24:03 PM »
i'm first and fierce if i'm in sight of
sunlight, sunlight, sunlight

Oh, David was nervous. He didn't like being around large crowds. He found out who his 'valentine' was, scooped up a friendship petal, and stood to the side, bouncing on the balls of his feet. He watched the group, finding himself watching the limbo group. He would have gone over to see better, but he didn't want to end up roped into it. His pale brown eyes flickered between everybody who was here.

Without much thought, David's hands began to fan over his chest. He held the petal tight between his thumb and his palm, afraid to drop it, as he began to stim. He had a list of places he'd much rather be than here, but he didn't dare say anything. He wanted to enjoy this, so he tried to make himself do such. He looked around, until he happened across the pregnant woman.

There weren't many pregnant women he knew -- especially not in Bluestem, but Selena was one of them. Her name also happened to be the one just on the list across from his own. He griped the petal tight in his hand and marched over, weaving through the crows until he came up to her. He didn't directly approach her, and instead just sort of loomed behind her for a moment before he thrust his hand out, the petal between his fingers.

"This is, um... This is for you. It's for, uh, for friendship." He stuttered.

honey, when you kill the lights and kiss my eyes
i feel like a person for a moment of my life
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« Last Edit: February 15, 2020, 06:28:26 PM by david benson. »

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2020, 07:29:53 PM »
TOO MUCH NOISE ONLY SERVES TO DESTROY ・゚*:・゚✧*:・゚
A beach party in the middle of February, Simba had seen plenty of bad ideas in his time and this certainly wasn't the worst but... It was odd, and cold. He had barely enough meat on his bones to be up and moving around, so he hadn't complained when Tammy had bundled him to high hell to fight off the cool breeze steadily coming off of the ocean. It was sunny at least, so there's a plus.

He'd been paired with a Damien, and- he hadn't really done this whole Valentines matchmaking thing before. He'd been assured it could be platonic, it was just a way to get people interacting, and if it'd been anything more he likely would've dug his heels in and refused to participate. But here he was, searching the party for somebody who matched the description of this Damien guy.

In shaking hands he held a yellow rose, because everybody else was taking them and he wasn't going to ask anybody if it was okay for him to not give a rose. Another yellow rose was tucked behind his ear, the thorns carefully taken off the stems before being perched there; a gift from his... Guardians? He supposed that was the right word for them.


Tammy was enjoying the party, as best as she could. She felt all too thin and spindly in her dress, even with a coat draped over her shoulders to keep the worst of the chill off her upper body. She'd been told her match was with some Zach fellow, but she was okay just sitting back and watching the limbo competition instead.

Thomas had already given her a yellow rose, so what more could she want? It was nice being able to relax and not worry about her companions for once, even if her gaze occasionally wandered to where Thomas was looking after Ports. She was glad he'd taken Ports for the day, it got a little exhausting taking care of him though she wouldn't trade him for the world.


Thomas was standing in the shade of the tent, casually helping himself to a large plate of food while Ports ate what appeared to be a small slice of poundcake a few feet away. It was good Ports was at least eating on his own now, though Thomas glanced over every few seconds to make sure he wasn't choking himself on it.

He could only hope the person they were paired up with - them, as in both of them, as Tammy had felt uncomfortable passing Ports off to a stranger without a babysitter - would liven things up, but for now he'd simply shovel food onto his plate and then into his mouth.
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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #6 on: Yesterday at 06:15:24 PM »
Selena Felix
She knew it was realistic to hold out hope for seeing her boyfriend at an event crawling with Bluestem cowboys. Still, when she sensed someone approaching her, she couldn't help but hope. It wasn't Mateo, it was one of said Bluestem cowboys. David, specifically, the one she had been paired with in the little matchmaking event. Like she needed any help.

Nonetheless, a pleased smile appeared on her lips. She took the flower and threaded the stem through her hair. She didn't bother with smelling it, since it would have been a pointless display for his benefit only; she wouldn't be able to actually smell how nice it was. "Thank you, David." Sel purred, wishing she'd nabbed a yellow rose for him too.

Spoiler: INFORMATION &&— UPDATED 02/19/20 • show
General —
▪ Selena Felix | Sel or Lena depending on the situation
▪ Biologically Female | Identifies as Female | She/her
▪ 26 years 2 months | 12/18/13 | Ages real time
▪ Member of Bluestem Prairie | Lady of Los Santos | Heir of the Felix Family
▪ Former Warchief of the Badlands

Physical —
♦ HUMAN | Health: 100%
— She's small, but not too small, with a growing baby belly. She's about 5'4", though with a presence that makes up for her stature. Slender and always moving, pretty blue-green eyes with a mischievous glint in them and you know she's gonna get you into trouble. Dark hair, no doubt dark thoughts as well. Red lips curve into a lazy grin that reveals white teeth - they won't stay pearly for much longer, though, as she's often seen smoking.
minor injuries: n/a
major injuries: n/a

Important Info —
▪ Currently seven months pregnant
▪ Trained medic but prefers the war and/or social branches.
▪ Drug dealer and enabler.
▪ Usually untrustworthy, everything is calculated, ambitious as fuck, nefarious motivations.
▪ Opinions, motivations and ambition are Sel's and Sel's alone and are not shared by her roleplayer.

Personality —
— Sel is a very bold, competitive and stubborn person, with a wild side that is shown frequently as well as flirtatious tendencies. She is easily bored and is always on the lookout for adventure, with a spark of curiosity that she hopes will lead to what she seeks: adventure and romance. She seems to not be a very serious person and would rather have fun than be productive, and failing entertainment she can be quite productive and get quite a bit done. She's loud and lacks discipline. While Sel is irresponsible (and oddly bossy) and wild, she is very family-oriented and loves her family dearly. She is usually a cheerful, friendly person but she definitely has a passion for the weird, dark and creepy. She is somewhat vain and egotistical. She has her secrets and one of them is her intelligence and ability to collect information; most dismiss her as a dumb party girl (or something like that) and that's part of her cover, she has her fair share of sins and has to have a way of hiding them, and because she is a good liar and good actress, she succeeds.
— Ambitious; arrogant; bold; bossy; brave; competitive; cruel; curious; cunning; dark; deceptive; egotistical; friendly; flirty; intelligent; irresponsible; manipulative; observant; sadistic; sly; stubborn; vain; wild

Relationships —
▪ Geoff x Eliza | Heir of the Felix Family
▪ Bisexual | Biromantic | Polygamous
▪ 1/2 Sank | 1/2 Selem | 1/2 Seleo
▪ Dating Mateo Suarez | Crushing on n/a
▪ Generally very friendly but not easy to become close with; flirty and defiant; loyalty is hard-earned and easily betrayed

Interaction —
— Physically Medium | Mentally Hard
— Trained with knives and poisons
— Prefers to fight with poisoned knives
— Relies largely on speed and agility
— No kill/capture/maim without permission
— Will kill/capture/maim with permission
— To attack, @Sel & attack in underlined #440349
DARLING, DARLING, DOESN'T HAVE A PROBLEM
LYING TO HERSELF 'CAUSE HER LIQUOR'S TOP SHELF
IT'S ALARMING HONESTLY HOW CHARMING SHE CAN BE
FOOLING EVERYONE, TELLING HOW SHE'S HAVING FUN

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #7 on: Yesterday at 11:11:02 PM »
i'm first and fierce if i'm in sight of
sunlight, sunlight, sunlight

The man's face was red from embarrassment. His wild curls in his face as he studied her for a moment before finally withdrawing his arm after keeping it outstretched for far too long. He brought his hands up and tapped his fingers together, smiling a bit.

"You're welcome. I- I hope you like it. It's, uh, supposed to be a friendship flower- I said that already. I'm sorry, I'm really sorry if I'm bothering you." David immediately looked down, and his fingers raked over his face and into his hair for a moment before he let go and began stimming again. "I hope you have a good day today, miss." He dipped his head then and stepped back, trying to give her space as he realized he was taking up a lot of it.

honey, when you kill the lights and kiss my eyes
i feel like a person for a moment of my life
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what caused the wound? how large the teeth?
i saw new eyes were watching me.

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Re: ACCIDENTALLY IN LOVE // VALENTINES DAY PARTY .
« Reply #8 on: Today at 01:56:38 PM »

valentines day. it wasn’t particularly a holiday that roman celebrated. more often than not he tended to forget it existed in the first place- at least, until recently. drink in hand, eyes wandered across the tent towards franklin. his lips twitched for just the briefest moment before he lowered his gaze. he hated the idea that people could change someone’s entire outlook on life. he hated the idea that, for the most part, that saying could be true -- and with frank, it was all for the better.

the holiday seemed redundant. what was the use? why should he try and make someone feel more loved on this one day in the year as compared to all the others? he didn’t know. more than anything he didn’t know why he wanted to. after a short sigh, feet carried him towards the table of flowers. plucking one, he wandered over towards his partner.

“the holiday’s a bit overrated, don’t you think?” he asked with a short hum, waiting a moment before wordlessly holding the flower out towards frank. “but i still buy into it. so.”[/b] meeting his eyes, there was a certain fondness in his otherwise stoic gaze. a silent knowing. the red rose- declaration of love. love. a word so oftentimes said and not truly felt. he didn’t need to breathe the word into life to know it already existed.


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