NICKNAMES/ALIASES: Grandfather, Elder
AGE: Approximately 1,200 years old
RACE: Artisans; Elder
Like most other Artisans, Astor is very laid-back and peaceful, preferring not to resort to violence unless there are innocent lives at stake. He has a tendency to speak very loudly due to a partial deafness brought on by old age, though he is secretly too proud to actually admit this. If anyone calls him on it, he bristles and tells them he's not too loud, they're just too sensitive. This stubbornness has been with him since he was a hatchling. He is quite garrulous, and with the possible exception of his friend Lindar, Astor sees everyone younger than himself as a child. Astor delights in sharing tales and fables from his youth with the little hatchlings, though opinion is divided on whether he can actually still tell a coherent story.
For all his gentleness and grandfatherly affection, however, Ast