Osias ex Bonisagus

Characteristics: Int +2(1), Per 0, Pre +1, Com +2(1), Str -1, Sta -1, Dex 0, Qik 0
Size: -2
Age: 69 (39)
Decrepitude: 0 (2)
Warping Score: 5 (13)
Confidence: 1 (3)
Virtues and Flaws: The Gift, Hermetic Magus, Mythic Blood, Affinity with Magic Theory, Educated, Good Teacher, Inventive Genius, Puissant Magic Theory*, True Friend (Stripes), Deficient Intellego, Dwarf, Flawed Parma (Terram).

(Osias’ Mythic Blood is a spirit animal, the turtle. This gives her the ability to cast a Gift of the Bear’s Fortitude with but a word, a minor magical focus in aging, and a personality trait of Humble)

*Bonisagus House Virtue

Personality Traits: Humble +3, True Friend (Stripes) +3
Reputations: Quiet +3
Combat:
Dodge: Init 0, Atk n/a Dfn 0, Dam n/a

Soak: +5 (-1 Sta +3 Bronze Cord +3 Gift of Bear's Fortitude)
Fatigue Levels: OK, 0, -1, -3, -5, Unconscious
Wound Penalties: -1 (1-3), -3 (4-6), -5 (7-9), Incapacitated (10-12)

Sigil: Smell of flowers: The exact scent varies with her mood, when she's happy it's quite pleasant. When angry or frustrated, it's eye-watering and foul.
Voting Sigil: A wooden disk, about three inches across, a female on one side, and a turtle on the other.

Abilties

Ability Speciality Score Extra XP
Artes Liberales Ritual Magic 4 5
Awareness Searching 2 -
Bargain Basic Goods 1 -
Charm Witty 1 -
Code of Hermes Roman Tribunal 2 -
Concentration Reading 1 -
Craft (Percamenarius) Quick 3 -
Finesse Herbam 2 -
Folk Ken Grogs 2 -
Italian Classics 5 -
Latin Hermetic 5 -
Magic Theory Spells 9+2 20
Medicine Wounds 1 -
Parma Magica Corpus 2 -
Penetration Corpus 1 -
Philosophae Ritual Magic 3 5
Stealth Hide 3 -
Teaching One-on-One 3 -

Arts

Technique Score Extra Exp. Form Score Extra Exp. Form Score Extra Exp.
Cr 20 An 15 15 Ig 5
In 5 3 Aq 5 Im 9
Mu 9 Au 5 Me 11
Pe 8 Co 15 15 Te 5
Re 14 He 18 Vi 5 1

Development History

Spells (an * denotes spells developed by Osias) Casting totals do not include talisman bonuses.

Provide the Feast* (CrAn 30 +34)
Doublet of Impenetrable Silk (MuAn 15 +23)
Watchful sentry No More (ReAn 15 +28)
Purification of Festering Wounds (CrCo 20 +34)
Cloak of Black Feathers (MuCo 30 +23)
Curse of Circe (MuCo 30 +23)
Wound that Weeps (PeCo 15 +22)
Leap of Homecoming (ReCo 15 +28)
Wizard's Leap (ReCo 20 +28)
The Healthy Vine* (CrHe 5 +37) (from TtA, p 40)
Protects plants (of same size as above) to be free of disease (Base 1, +1 Touch +3 Moon)

The Well-Tended Plant* (CrHe 5 +37) (from TtA, p. 40)
This spell affects a single plant up to 10 paces in each direction, causing it to grow well, healthy and strong; any fruit are large and succulent. It does not create the plant, nor make it magical, just promotes healthy growth. (Base 1, +1 Touch +3 Moon)

Immediate Harvest* (CrHe 30 +37)
The Bountiful Feast* (CrHe 35 +46)
Curse of Rotted Wood (PeHe 5 +25)
A Spell to Kill Weeds* (PeHe 20 +25)
Coils of the Entagling Plants (ReHe 20 +31)
A Blossom Tonight* (ReHe 20 +31)

Osias has a familiar Stripes
Her ritual is CrHe, level 55, providing a +2 GC, +1 SC, and +3 BC
Osias' Longevity ritual is 14th magnitude

Magic Items:

Osias has but one magic item, her talisman.

It's a staff made of cedar, with amber and magnetite, opened with 11 pawns.

It has two effects:
Hunt for Wild Herb InHe 10
As in ArM5, p 136
(Base 2, +1 Conc +2 smell +5 lvls/24 uses/day)

Paralysis ReCo 30
Holds human target completely still
(Base 10, +2 Voice, +1 Diam, +5 Lvls/24 uses/day)

The staff provides casting bonuses:
Animal +3 (Magnetite)
Corpus +3 (Amber)
Herbam requisite +5 (Cedar)

Bibliography:

Creo tractatus, Growth of Living Things
Creo tractatus, Maturation
Corpus tractatus, The vital blood within us.
All three are simple manuscripts, (Q8), without any illumination, professional scribing, etc.

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