Adrien Reynard

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“We are born of the blood, made men by the blood, undone by the blood...”
— Provost Willem
Family is everything you twit.

Name: Adrien Reynard (DECEASED)
Camarilla Position: Prince of Dallas
Lineage: Member of House Kensington
Notable Traits: Inquisitive, Blunt, Flirtatious
Status Traits:

  • Acknowledged
  • Authority as Prince of Dallas
  • Commander as Prince of Dallas
  • Sovereign as Prince of Dallas
  • Confirmed as an Elder of the Camarilla
  • Established as an Elder of the Camarilla
  • Privileged as an Elder of the Camarilla

Physical Description: Adrien Reynard always dresses plainly in simple colored suits or tailed coats. The only adornment a jeweled spider on his tie or a spider broach to honor his lineage. Frequently smiling, ever welcoming, Adrien enjoys meeting new Kindred and bringing them into the loving bosom of the Camarilla.

High-Level Concept: A mystery junkie who loves sticking his nose where it doesn't belong.

RP Role: Adrien believes in Family and the Tower. He will fight and die for his family and the shining Tower he dreams the Camarilla will one day be. Despite this as he has rounded his first century of unlife he begins to feel the years scratch at the edges of his heart. He his prone to frivolous use of boons and favors to try and rekindle the fires of passion that once drove him. He recognizes that this is a weakness but can't help himself.

Persona: Adrien is kind and helpful to loyal members of the Tower. To members of other sects he is the same, only as far as he believes he can coax them back into the loving arms of the Tower. Words are not his favored form of communication. That tickle in the back of your mind while he fixes you with a piercing gaze? That means he wants to talk.

"Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful."
— Proverbs 27:6

Personal History
Adrien was born in New Orleans at the turn of the 19th century. Turned by a sire that is no longer with us, he spent most of his days traveling with his Grandsire Christian Gerard Marceau. While Adrien was a quick study and left accounting quickly, he stayed with Christian for decades. This longstanding relationship has led observers to note the way he defers to his Elder or seeks his advice.

Despite this history, recent nights have seen a bit of a rebellious streak in the Ancilla. Defiance for the sake of defiance. It's probably going to get him into trouble sooner or later.

He came with the team to retake Dallas in 2009. After Praxis was established Lady Von Jaegar, Prince of Dallas appointed him Seneschal. He has faithfully served in this position for the last 8 years. In February of 2018 Adrien claimed Praxis of Dallas. He served as Prince until July 2018 when he abruptly disappeared from the Dallas Elysium. Rumors and speculation have run rampant on what "actually" happened (Was it Assamites? His own line removing a nuisance? Dallas is awash with rumors for the curious...) but all that is known for sure is that he was killed shortly after.

Quotes about Adrien

  • "He's got this habit of sliding into your brain and ferreting out all the little things you don't know how to say. It's one half comforting and one half disconcerting. I guess it's a good thing there aren't any secrets among family." - Angel Trenton
  • My Great-Uncle... What can be said about him? He is beautiful, sassy, and caring. He would be a great Queen if he would let me dress him up every now and again. He is one of the sources of my strength and stability, but he and I can cause so much trouble if left to our own devices... - Julian Motgomery-Westwood
  • "This game of revolving Princes has made our city an embarrassment. I hope it ends with him." - Noah Bauer
  • "Oh, Princess! He probably hates it when I call him that. I hope not, but probably. Stand up guy, although I will still never forgive those mental images he sent me..." - Samuel Jones
  • "Onde ele não é sábio, ele é astuto. Onde ele não é poderoso, ele é convincente. Onde ele não é impressionante, ele é notável. Pretendo ver que o meu Senescal mantém um futuro que não está cheio de sucesso, mas está inchado de prosperidade." - Pascoal
  • I think the best way to describe Adrien is from a friend of mine who does the writing “Elves are wonderful. They provoke wonder.Elves are marvelous. They cause marvels. Elves are fantastic. They create fantasies. Elves are glamorous. They project glamour. Elves are enchanting. They weave enchantment. Elves are terrific. They beget terror."- Lady Von Jagar
  • "I continue to pray for him." - Enzo DuBois
  • "Oh, dear Adrien...When will you realized that a guilty pleasure without guilt is simply pleasure? There is no shame in feeling such things...otherwise why would we feel it?"- Rhiannon Byrd
  • Dette er ord for råd til den nye prinsen. Stå på egen fortjeneste, ikke på andres ord, og bekjempe alltid fienden din i feltet eller du vil brenne i ditt eget hus.- Olaf
  • Unaligned Caitiff huh? Aye Dios Mio, should've realized it was too good to be true.- Samuel Jones
  • “Elder Reynard; what can I say about this August Kindred …. A question better left for when I have had a bit more Mead, I think” – [Æthered | Æthered Flametouched]
  • Along came a spider, and sat down beside her, and she was never bored again. - Sarah Celeste Ashwood
  • A fop may turn out to be a leader, as long as he takes counsel from the proper sources... and this one does. Reynard may be Prince, but I certainly do not envy his challenges, both within and without. - Thaddeus Moreau
  • Father? He fawns over me way too much, but I must admit, I do enjoy the attention when he's around. - Nox Aurum
  • Quote - You

Rumors about Adrien

  • "I hear he never leaves his haven except on the Prince's business. His ghoul brings him food and he uses powers of the Blood to travel the city without ever leaving his bed..."
  • "...Well I heard he has a thing for Princes. The man gets HOT for powerful women."
  • "Didn't he have a brief affair with a Ventrue girl a decade back who publicly snubbed him? Doesn't he still bring her flowers?"
  • "At the Founder's Ball I saw him DANCING with a SETITE! SCANDAL!"
  • "Elders whisper of his unchecked arrogance."
  • "He has a death wish. Why else would be take such overreaching risks? That, or he's putting the attention on himself to take it away from someone or something else."
  • "He is in league with others who seek the final death of the Elder Tremere, Pascoal Mancio."

Adrien Reynard

Clan: Toreador
Sect: Camarilla
Domain: Lone Star Nights (TX-058-D)
Player: Alexander Gelinas

Name: Alexander Gelinas
Member Number: US2017030048
Domain: Dallas, TX