In a Certain Realm...
Apprentice smith and village beauty
Xanthippe works as apprentice to her father Isker. When not at her father’s
forge, Xanthippe’s likely to be found at the Silver Stoat, holding court with her numerous suitors .
Although widely considered t h e village beauty, Xanthippe is as proficient with her fists as with
her hammer, and those few of Heldren’s young men who have tried to woo her too aggressively
walked away with black eye s for their troubles .