Country Folk

You grew up in the country or a small town and enjoy hard work, hunting and fishing, and music that features mandolines, banjos, or slide-guitars.

Skill Proficiencies: Animal Handling, Nature
Tool Proficiency: Select two of the following: Artisans' Tools (any), Automobiles, or Heavy Vehicles
Languages: None
Equipment: A casual wardrobe (including flannel, boots, hats, jeans, and Carhartt), a smartphone, a trophy from the county fair, (a) a tablet or (b) a laptop, an artisans' tool kit, and a domestic animal.

Feature: Rural Hospitality

You can find a place to hide, rest, or recuperate for yourself and a few allies among other country folks unless you show herself to be a danger to them. They will shield you from the law or anyone else searching for you, though they will not risk their lives for you. You and your friends may be expected to pitch in with chores or farm work while hiding out, which you are well versed in.

Suggested Characteristics

Country Folks live in rural areas and work with their hands.

d8 Personality Trait
1 I enjoy a hard day's work. It helps me sleep at night.
2 I love the big sky and open land and get frustrated by the bustle of the city.
3 People like to talk. I judge them by their actions.
4 I'd rather be fishing.
5 I come from simple roots, but I'm going places.
6 Country life is a blessed life, and I like to share my values with others.
7 I know what's good and right in this world and I make sure everyone hears about it.
8 A wise man once said what I'm about to tell you.
d6 Ideal
1 Animal Caretaker. I tend these creatures because of the value they add to the world that few others can understand. (Good)
2 Faithful. I'm a believer, and I love others because John 3:16. (Good)
3 Hard Work. If you work hard, you get what you deserve. (Lawful)
4 Redneck. I don't care what anybody thinks. I'm gonna have some beers and drive my truck fast down gravel roads. (Chaotic)
5 Religious. I'm a believer, and I make sure everyone knows it. (Any)
6 Simplicity. The secret to life is to keep it as simple as possible. (Any)
d6 Bond
1 My family has lived on the same land for generations and I want to make sure that continues for generations to come.
2 I'm in love with my high school sweetheart who lives on the next farm over, but I've never told her.
3 I was a troubled child taken in by humble country people who gave me a fresh start.
4 I lost my family in a tragic event, but I believe that one of them may have survived.
5 I never planned to do much with my life until my teacher convinced me that I could become something better.
6 I love farming and want to be a landowner some day.
d6 Flaw
1 I hate country life, but I could never admit that.
2 I found something on my family's land that could ruin us, but I've never told a soul.
3 I arrogant about my beliefs and hold those who disagree with me in contempt.
4 I pretend that I love hard work, but I'm as lazy as it gets.
5 I don't trust or like people who are different than I am.
6 I drink too much, but I don't like to admit it or even talk about it.
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