A German historian named William Pehle, asserted that bowling began in Germany around 300 AD. Monks would set up pins called kegels, which represented human sins or temptations. They would then throw stones at the pins, thus conquering sin. Kegling is another term for bowling, even today. There are records indicating that some variation of bowling has been played throughout history all over the world.

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OC meme: Vierce

Vierce, for @lesabear

Full Name: Vierce Savins
Gender and Sexuality: Male, straight
Pronouns: He/him/his
Ethnicity/Species: Human, Caucasian
Birthplace and Birthdate: Kegled II, Republic, SWTOR; not sure about his birthdate. Autumn, most likely.
Guilty Pleasures: Ice cream.
Phobias: Fire, explosions, blaster fire, lightsaber sounds, stun cuffs, needles, interrogation equipment, masks, slave collars, Imperial uniforms,  Imperial comm codes, Imperial shuttles, Imperial warships, Imperial edicts
What They Would Be Famous For: A stunning string of successes at the head of Havoc Squad, the Republic’s elite special forces squad
What They Would Get Arrested For: Innumerable crimes against the Empire; spitting on the sidewalk
OC You Ship Them With: He is not for OCs. He is for Elara.
OC Most Likely To Murder Them: Oh, probably his brother Kirsk. They tease.
Favorite Movie/Book Genre: Gritty fantasy
Least Favorite Movie/Book Cliche: Bad guys with saving graces. Bad guys, in his experience, don’t come with saving graces.
Talents and/or Powers: He’s a very large man, with proportional strength and endurance. He’s courageous, honest, and utterly dedicated to the Republic.
Why Someone Might Love Them: He’s basically a decent guy. Wounded, but decent.
Why Someone Might Hate Them: He’s basically a wounded guy. Decent, but wounded. He is fragile in so many ways and when he breaks he breaks violently.
How They Change: Well, he gets over his hatred of one former Imperial. It’s a start.
Why You Love Them: Vierce is based on the best of the boys from my hometown and I retain the affection for him that I do for them. He feels like home. A weird alternate home that was taken over by supervillains, but home.

OC Profile: Glend

Name: Glend Neverthoughtofalastname
Aliases: n/a
Setting: SWTOR, Vierce!verse
Major story arcs: Overcoming Adviercity
Glend has some of the pudge and some of the hair loss of middle age, but has pleasant features and an air of comfortable solidness. He wears button-down shirts and durable jeans.
Origin (IC): Born and raised on Kegled II, Glend is a minor businessman by avocation. He moved to West Ford City in year eight of the Imperial occupation (nine years before Vierce’s class story starts).
Origin (OOC):
I thought it would be sad for Widow Savins to never have another love, so I thought about what fitting that one nice piece into her life again would look like.
Dark Confession:
He had a crush on Widow Savins from the day he walked into her West Ford City shop. To go darker, he never gave material help to the Kegled resistance. He lived in absolute terror of the Imperials and never voluntarily did anything to increase the risk of punishment.
Body Count:
You’re joking, right? This is a joke?
Major Relationships:
Suitor of Widow Savins, soon-to-be stepfather of Vierce Savins and Kirsk Savins
Highlights (where you’ve seen them):
Just one piece, a family story.
Characteristic Quotes:
Wry observation: “You say ‘standing government’ like you’ve got favorite planets that don’t have one.”