Beyond Birthday's childhoodBeyond Birthday had been five at the time his father, Hyacinth, was mugged and killed. It was at that point, that he knew he would die whereas his mother, Chalice, had not, that he came to understand that he could see things no one else could.More Like This
With his fathers death came a considerably lower amount in income, thusly forcing them to move from Cambridge, England to Leeds. At the time, Leeds had been an economically depressed city.
He had always remained aloof and reserved as he made up crossword puzzles in his spare time, of which there was an ample amount. Hed ignore any attempts made by Chalice to bond, simply because he knew she would die in two years time. Bonding would have wasted time, time better spent making his puzzles that had soon become an obsession. After a year had passed and Beyond had started public schooling, Chalice had given up and let him be. But with his obsession and the responsibility of school work came failing grades and thusly causing more stre