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The one constant thing about Laurana is her love for Tanis. It may have started as a crush, but it becomes stronger every day. STRENGTH 13 (Max. , Open Doors 1-2, Bend Bars/Lift Gates 4%) INTELLIGENCE 15 (No adjustments) WISDOM 12 (No adjustments) DEXTERITY 17 (Reaction/Missile Adj. +2, Defense Adj. ) ARMOR Chain mail +1 (AC 4) and Shield (AC 3) with Dexterity adj. AC 1/0 APPEARANCE Height 56, Weight 110 lbs. Age 80 (actual)/ 18 (apparent) Honey Blonde Hair, Hazel Eyes HIT POINTS 24 WEAPONS Short sword (Damage 1-6 SM/1-8 L, THAC0 17) EQUIPMENT As selected by player, 500 stl/1150 gpw max.
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