Character Sheet: Sir Aléssandro Mares


NAME: Aléssandro Mares
AGE: 33
BIRTHDAY: February 24
RACE: Human
SEXUALITY: Heterosexual

Physical Appearance

HAIR: Dark Brown
EYES:  Golden brown / light brown
HEIGHT: 5′10″
BUILD: muscular
DISTINGUISHING MARKS: very faint scars on his body, {unknown: he bears a Horde brand on his left shoulder blade. It has several scars across it as if he tried to scratch it off with a dagger}
COMMON ACCESSORIES:  In armor: Stormwind colors. At all times, he wears a blue cloak with gold trimming and the Stormwind Lion in the center. 


PROFESSION: A knight/paladin. Stormwind Guard, Westfall Guard, serves the front lines as chaplain. He’s been sent by the Cathedral to serve certain rites: birth blessings, weddings, death rites, illnesses, etc.
HOBBIES: He plays the guitar, plays with his dog Rusty Von Chunkenstein, tai chi with Master Bao, goes to local clubs with his best friend Gabrielli Carlo. Strolls in the city.
LANGUAGES: Common, a little Thalassian, a little draenic, a little dwarvish (all of these are not enough to have a strong conversation)
RESIDENCE:  Stormwind, Old Town


RELIGION: Follows the Blessed Light

FEARS: Not being able to help others, failing



Children:  None

PARENTS: deceased
SIBLINGS:  Lucrezia Williams (Mares)
OTHER RELATIVES: Mark Williams (brother in law), Anton Williams (nephew), Brianna Williams (niece)

ACQUAINTANCES/FRIENDS: Gabrielli Carlo (mage, singer), Vincenzo Altamirano (mage, singer) Mikael Liberato (mage, singer), Darya the Lightseeker (paladin), Roselyn Handhour ( @lay-sister-rose ), Miriam Maybrooke ( @miriammaybrooke )

PETS: a dog, Rusty Von Chunkenstein


•extroverted / introverted / in between.
•disorganized / organized / in between.
•close minded / open-minded / in between.
•calm / anxious / in between.
•disagreeable / agreeable / in between.
cautious / reckless / in between.
patient / impatient / in between.
•outspoken / reserved / in between.
•leader / follower / in between.
empathetic / unemphatic / in between.
optimistic / pessimistic / in between.
•traditional / modern / in between.
hard-working / lazy / in between.
cultured / un-cultured / in between.
loyal / disloyal / unknown / in between.
faithful / unfaithful / unknown / in between

Additional Information

SMOKING HABIT:  never / sometimes / frequently / to excess.
DRUGS: never / sometimes / frequently / to excess.
ALCOHOL: never / sometimes / frequently / to excess.

TAGGING: @mira-mikaelson, @lay-sister-rose, and anyone who wants to do it :)

tagged by: @lochlynkiden

President and Mrs. Nixon visit the Great Wall of China and the Ming tombs, 02/24/1972
From the series: Nixon White House Photographs, 1/20/1969 - 8/9/1974

President Richard Nixon visited China from February 21-28, 1972 as a way to help normalize relations between the United States and the People’s Republic of China.  In between meetings the President and Mrs. Nixon were able to see such sights as the Great Wall of China.

See more highlights from Nixon’s visit to China from our colleagues at ourpresidents

Two Years Ago Today

Zendaya and Val met in an elevator on February 24, 2013 on the way to their official on-camera meeting, not realizing in that moment that they would be spending the next three months together as dance partners and the next two years becoming inextricably intertwined in each other’s lives.

  • Watch their first rehearsal here
  • Watch their first meeting featurette here.
  • Watch their DWTS exclusive first look here.
  • Watch Val talk about meeting her in an elevator here.