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by Parina
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:29 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

The crickets chirped quietly on this cloudless night. The moon was at a crescent as it slowly rose in the sky. A slight breeze blew the leaves on the trees that surrounded the plantation. In the darkness, the Drawak moved around like a pack of dogs finding weak points in the house. They had stopped...
by Parina
Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:09 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

"Governor Downs sir, my name is Corporal Bryant Chavez, my squad and I are here to protect you. There is rioting near the harbors after a Drawak man was shot. We have strict orders to not let anyone in or out, including your guest." The man said with a stern look as four other soldiers wi...
by Parina
Thu Oct 17, 2019 6:10 am
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

Inside Governor Downs was surprisingly sober and greeted Jack with a thunderous greeting. "Aw, Mr. Halford I have heard of you from the men at the checkpoint. Please sit down on the couch and make yourself at home." He said handing Jack a glass filled with whiskey. " I am very sorry ...
by Parina
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:30 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

Checkpoint Alpha "HALT!" A soldier said pointing a PK machine gun at the pair on the horse. The checkpoint was hastily put up with sandbags and barbed wire protecting it. The defense structure was guarded by ten Adomme Colonial Guards and another ten Port Braxton police officers as the fi...
by Parina
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:40 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

Bertham Plantation Graft had been running for 30 minutes trying to get back to the capital but his wound was finally catching up him. His vision blurred constantly and he was sweating heavily in the hot tropical sun. Graft knew he couldn't make it back to the capital but remembered seeing the Parin...
by Parina
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:22 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

Port Braxton Elsewhere, it was finally time for the militia to see the full extent of the rebellion. Lt. Graft marched out of the town past the safety of the roadblocks and soldiers. He acted confident as he passed plantations some owned by Adomme citizens other by Parina nationals who had been her...
by Parina
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:37 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: The Greatest Adventure (Open! All Tech! Read First Post!)
Replies: 33
Views: 1513

"Eh? Logstown?" The woman seemed a bit confused. "Ah, you mean that shanty town I left back there... what the devil do you want to go back there for?" She pointed onwards, in the direction the tribesmen had fled. "All the excitement's that way, don't you know?" Of cour...
by Parina
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:25 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Tomlo's Uprising (Closed)
Replies: 15
Views: 713

Parsius The Chancellor's estate was a large expanse of land on the outskirts of the capital city. The home and the grounds had belonged to the Collins family for generations, maintained by a staff of groundskeepers and maids. The Chancellor’s wife was out riding at the moment, taking her favorite h...
by Parina
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:34 am
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: The Greatest Adventure (Open! All Tech! Read First Post!)
Replies: 33
Views: 1513

The figure may have been a relic from another age. Or another refugee from central casting. Khaki, pith helmet, large rifle... Allan Quatermain in the Flesh. If Allan Quatermain had been a black woman. She was sighting along the stock of her when she parted the trees... and she fired with devastati...
by Parina
Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:29 pm
 
Forum: Factbooks and National Information
Topic: Legacy of the Yukons Regional Recruitment/Application Thread
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Example of a Completed Application

Nation Name: The Empire and Dominions of Parina, or just “Parina” for short Demonym: Parinan, but Parinese is also common Capital City: Parsius. It’s exact location is TBD. Currency: The guinea. Parina is on the gold standard. Government: A neo-feudal system. Consul Philip DeShay, a distant relativ...
by Parina
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:52 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: The Greatest Adventure (Open! All Tech! Read First Post!)
Replies: 33
Views: 1513

On the Frontier The Edge of Galveston Colony Territory Kaili! Kaili! Kaili! The word sounded more like the cry of a great carrion bird than a sound made by mortal mouths. It echoed through the trees, seeming to come from all around him as he ran. It caused pain; he winced every time they shouted th...
by Parina
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:29 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 6

The Captive “ I be doing whatever you want, Dude Eric. Be making me a cook if you want ,” Lyric said in a high-pitched, mocking imitation of her own voice. “That will be teaching me to be opening my mouth and be letting my words be spilling out.” Lyric had returned with Eric Van Helm and the other ...
by Parina
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:17 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 5

The Captive Boss River had been very kind to Lyric and Iris. The two women were told that they were guests of the Boss, and could remain in his home as long as they desired while they recovered from their ordeal. The Boss’ wives – the Hypee did not frown on polygamy, though it was uncommon – were v...
by Parina
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:58 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 4

The Captive Lyric moved like an automaton, emotionally and mentally shattered by the experiences of the last few days. The tomahawk that had finally split Dakota’s skull had been a mercy after what seemed like hours of torture at the hands of the Kialegee. His cries of pain had mixed those of the o...
by Parina
Sat Aug 03, 2019 7:44 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 3

The Captive The captive Hypee had spent a sleepless night bound in the longhouse of the Kialegee village, waiting nervously for what would befall them next. Some had tried to loosen their ropes, but the thick hemp cords were tied too tightly for any of the exhausted Hypee to work free. Instead they...
by Parina
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:18 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 2

The Captive The Kialegee had not killed them all. It was still uncertain whether those Hypee who still lived were luckier than those who been gunned down in the attack on Paisley, or whether the dead had in fact met a better fate than that which awaited the living. They had been arranged in a line,...
by Parina
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:34 am
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Frontier Stories (PT, Semi-Closed, see OOC Note)
Replies: 6
Views: 409

Captain Van Helm Among the Hypee, Part 1

Prologue Once a week, around the communal fire, the people of the small settlement that they called Paisley told stories. Anyone could tell a story, if they wanted to. Normally things would start with the mundane: people would talk about the work that they had done that week, the trials and triumph...
by Parina
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:49 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Princess Henriette's Birthday Ball IC
Replies: 60
Views: 2774

"I have heard of Danarum University. You must be very proud." “Quite proud,” the Margrave replied, the pride obvious in his tone of voice. “She could be a fine physician. But of course she’s just started, so she may yet decide to pursue some other line of study.” Carpathia chuckled "...
by Parina
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:39 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Valsian Succession Crisis IC
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Parinan Embassy, Prinzenbucht, Vals Hyrserd Ambassador James Quincy Addison carefully aligned the small stack of papers in the center of his desk, making sure everything was neat and tidy for when he would return to the embassy in the morning. Addison was a man of precision, who believed in a place...
by Parina
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:30 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Princess Henriette's Birthday Ball IC
Replies: 60
Views: 2774

“It’s all very interesting,” Minerva replied. “I haven’t seen the history part of the museum yet. We have a lot of this kind of thing in our own science museums back home,” she said as she gestured to the fish hanging from the ceiling. “But I don’t know anything really about the history of this pla...
by Parina
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:20 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: The Will of the Father (MT, CANCELED)
Replies: 4
Views: 383

Covenant, Amber Reyes County The problem, or benefit, of living in a nation that was only as large as a county was that the head of state could arrive at any trouble spot in no time at all. This was greatly appreciated by most citizens of the Autonomous Crown Territory of Amber Reyes County, but fo...
by Parina
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:52 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Princess Henriette's Birthday Ball IC
Replies: 60
Views: 2774

The Grand Duke detected a hint of curiosity in the Margrave's question so he decided to elaborate on the program in his response. "Yes, she has just started. As you may know it is traditional in our family for the men to train for military service, but these are modern times and she wanted to ...
by Parina
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:43 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Princess Henriette's Birthday Ball IC
Replies: 60
Views: 2774

"That's funny, I always wondered what it would be like to have a brother. Don't get me wrong, I love my sisters, but sisterhood has its ups and downs" Henriette said, hoping to comfort Minvera, who seemed to be in away in thoughts. “So does having brothers,” Minerva said with a laugh. “Es...
by Parina
Sat Jul 13, 2019 1:02 pm
 
Forum: NationStates
Topic: Princess Henriette's Birthday Ball IC
Replies: 60
Views: 2774

Henriette thanked the father and daughter for their birthday wishes. "Thank you" she replied to Minerva's complement. "I put a lot of effort into the decorations, and my sisters were kind enough to help me." Just then, the Grand Duke entered, his wife on his arm and a proud smil...
by Parina
Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:23 pm
 
Forum: International Incidents
Topic: Valsian Succession Crisis OOC Sign up
Replies: 28
Views: 1116

I also noticed you are in the same region as Parina, what is your current relationship IC ? We have not had any real IC interactions yet, but I’m sure we can work out some backstory to reference. Freiderichsland is a land of traditions, and our culture has a militant undercurrent (a legacy of our b...
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