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  1. #1
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    The Pickpocket BNG Part Two

    Sorry it took so long. I was sick.
    Part One: http://nameberry.com/nametalk/thread...ght=pickpocket
    Dice: http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/reso...dice/eight.htm

    It is now 1875. You are (age) and in those five years since you left your parents house you have become one of the most notorious grifters in the five boroughs and have been given the nickname (cool criminal nickname). You and (best friend) are still mates but the years have made you cunning and emotionally detached. You prefer to work alone.

    You have become quite skilled at your craft. But occasionally you slip. One day while lurking on the Upper East Side you spot a handsome, wealthy young man carrying a (expensive accessory), a prime target. You bump into him and manage to steal it, but moments later he notices its absence and chase's you down. You can't run fast enough in your long dress and he catches you. But once he realizes how young and impoverished you are, he lets you go.

    He introduces himself to you and asks to buy you supper.

    What's his name? ( FN comes from http://nameberry.com/list/262/Classic-Boys-Names, MN comes from http://nameberry.com/list/358/Surname-Names)
    How old is he? #even:24, #odd: 25
    What does he look like?

    (Whealthy man's name) becomes very fond of you. He buys you pretty things and pays for a hotel room for you to stay in. He falls madly in love with you. You aren't quite as in love with him but you like his company and his money so you accept all his romantic advances. After only (roll the dice) months of his attentions you find yourself pregnant. You do not want a baby, but (his name) convinces you to have it anyways.

    What do you have?
    #even: boy
    #odd: girl

    What is the child's name?: (If its a boy, first or middle name is after your father, uncle or brother. If it is a girl, first or middle is after your mother or sister. Remaining name is your choice)

    (Roll the dice) months after the baby is born and you are completely smitten with (baby's name). So is (baby's father's name). He wants to be a family so he proposes to you.

    Do you accept?
    2, 4, 6: yes
    1, 3, 5: no
    7 or 8: You decide yes or no

    If yes, then you are married (roll the dice) months later and officially become Mrs. (husband's name). You are forced to quit your life or crime and move into a lovely Park Avenue Mansion. Over the years you have more children together.

    How many more pregnancies do you have? (roll)
    1 or 2: One
    3 or 4: Two
    5 or 6: Three
    7 or 8: Four

    What do you have with each one? (roll for each one)
    1. A boy
    2. A girl
    3. Twins (roll for genders, even:boy, odd:girl)
    4. A girl
    5. A boy
    6. Twins (roll for genders)
    7. Triplets (roll for genders)
    8. A boy

    Names: First name or middle name must come from: http://nameberry.com/list/20/Antique...or-Restoration. Other name is your choice,
    Roll to see if they survive childhood. If you roll a three for any one of them they die before the age of 10.

    You live out the rest of your years a wealthy married women and are quite content. List your whole family with names, ages, descriptions or photographs if you like.




    If you say no then you tell him you must think about it and in the middle of the night you take your child and flee the hotel, returning to the Lower East Side. You spend (roll the dice) days scrounging on the streets until you run in to your old friend (his name), much older and much more handsome. He sees how alone and desperate you are with a child to care for and takes you back to his apartment in the Five Points. You jump back into to your old pickpocketing ways, only this time with (old best friend's name) at your side. You two become really close again and he is completely taken with your child, (his/her name).

    After only (roll the dice) months of being reunited you find yourself falling for him, and he for you. You get married, he adopts your child and you live out your lives in the Lower East Side as crime bosses.

    How many more pregnancies do you have? (roll)
    1 or 2: Three
    3 or 4: Four
    5 or 6: Five
    7 or 8: Six

    What results from each? (roll for each)
    1. a girl
    2. A boy
    3. Twins (roll for gender, even:girl, odd:boy)
    4. A boy
    5. A girl
    6. Twins (roll for genders)
    7. Quadruplets (roll for genders)
    8. A girl

    Names: First or middle name come from http://nameberry.com/list/339/Vintage-Baby-Names. Other name is your choice.

    Roll to see if they survive childhood. Roll a One or a Three for any one of them and they die before they reach the age of 10.

    List your family here. Include names, ages, descriptions or photographs if you wish.


    The End.
    Violet Gray
    Sad name-obsessed teenager and aspiring writer

    Current Name Crushes: August, Avery, & Flynn: Eliza, Georgiana & Dahlia

  2. #3
    It is now 1875. You are 19 and in those five years since you left your parents house you have become one of the most notorious grifters in the five boroughs and have been given the nickname the Lady Thief. You and Phineas are still mates but the years have made you cunning and emotionally detached. You prefer to work alone.

    You have become quite skilled at your craft. But occasionally you slip. One day while lurking on the Upper East Side you spot a handsome, wealthy young man carrying a pocketwatch, a prime target. You bump into him and manage to steal it, but moments later he notices its absence and chase's you down. You can't run fast enough in your long dress and he catches you. But once he realizes how young and impoverished you are, he lets you go.

    He introduces himself to you and asks to buy you supper.

    What's his name? James Lanier
    How old is he? 24
    What does he look like? dark hair, gray eyes, olive skin

    James becomes very fond of you. He buys you pretty things and pays for a hotel room for you to stay in. He falls madly in love with you. You aren't quite as in love with him but you like his company and his money so you accept all his romantic advances. After only 5 months of his attentions you find yourself pregnant. You do not want a baby, but James convinces you to have it anyways.

    What do you have?
    #odd: girl

    What is the child's name?: Kathrine Elsbeth Lanier

    8 months after the baby is born and you are completely smitten with Kat. So is James. He wants to be a family so he proposes to you.

    Do you accept?
    1, 3, 5: No


    If you say no then you tell him you must think about it and in the middle of the night you take your child and flee the hotel, returning to the Lower East Side. You spend 8 days scrounging on the streets until you run in to your old friend Phin, much older and much more handsome. He sees how alone and desperate you are with a child to care for and takes you back to his apartment in the Five Points. You jump back into to your old pickpocketing ways, only this time with Phineas at your side. You two become really close again and he is completely taken with your child, Kat.

    After only 2 months of being reunited you find yourself falling for him, and he for you. You get married, he adopts your child and you live out your lives in the Lower East Side as crime bosses.

    How many more pregnancies do you have?
    3 or 4: Four

    What results from each? (roll for each)
    1. a girl
    2. A boy
    3. Twins (roll for gender, even:girl, odd:boy)
    4. A boy
    5. A girl
    6. Twins (roll for genders)
    7. Quadruplets (roll for genders)
    8. A girl

    Roll to see if they survive childhood. Roll a One or a Three for any one of them and they die before they reach the age of 10.

    1) Sebastian McMurray (dies at age 9 of chicken pox) & Tobias McMurray
    2) Nora McMurray (dies at age 3 mo. of fever)
    3) Calvin McMurray
    4) Dorothea McMurray (dies at age 7 of fever)

    Tobias and Calvin McMurray
    -- Lottie --

  3. #5
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    It is now 1875. You are sixteen and in those five years since you left your parents house you have become one of the most notorious grifters in the five boroughs and have been given the nickname Sneaky. You and Charlie are still mates but the years have made you cunning and emotionally detached. You prefer to work alone.

    You have become quite skilled at your craft. But occasionally you slip. One day while lurking on the Upper East Side you spot a handsome, wealthy young man carrying a diamond bracelet, a prime target. You bump into him and manage to steal it, but moments later he notices its absence and chase's you down. You can't run fast enough in your long dress and he catches you. But once he realizes how young and impoverished you are, he lets you go.

    He introduces himself to you and asks to buy you supper.

    What's his name? Henry Miller Vanderbilt
    How old is he? 24
    What does he look like? He's got brown curly hair and brown eyes.

    Henry becomes very fond of you. He buys you pretty things and pays for a hotel room for you to stay in. He falls madly in love with you. You aren't quite as in love with him but you like his company and his money so you accept all his romantic advances. After only seven months of his attentions you find yourself pregnant. You do not want a baby, but Henry convinces you to have it anyways.

    What do you have?
    Boy

    What is the child's name?: Walter Patrick Vanderbilt

    Three months after the baby is born and you are completely smitten with Walter. So is Henry. He wants to be a family so he proposes to you.

    Do you accept?
    Yes

    If yes, then you are married four months later and officially become Mrs. Henry Vanderbilt. You are forced to quit your life or crime and move into a lovely Park Avenue Mansion. Over the years you have more children together.

    How many more pregnancies do you have? (roll)
    7 or 8: Four

    What do you have with each one? (roll for each one)
    1. Judah William Vanderbilt
    2. Flora Josephine Vanderbilt and Felix O'Sullivan Vanderbilt
    3. Matilda Elizabeth Vanderbilt
    4. Atticus James Vanderbilt
    (All of them survives)

    Aoife Elizabeth Vanderbilt, 31
    Henry Miller Vanderbilt, 39
    Walter Patrick Vanderbilt, 15
    Judah William Vanderbilt, 13
    Flora Josephine Vanderbilt, 9
    Felix O'Sullivan Vanderbilt, 9
    Matilda Elizabeth Vanderbilt, 5
    Atticus James Vanderbilt, 3

  4. #7
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    It is now 1875. You are seventeen and in those five years since you left your parents house you have become one of the most notorious grifters in the five boroughs and have been given the nickname Homburg. You and Julian are still mates but the years have made you cunning and emotionally detached. You prefer to work alone.

    You have become quite skilled at your craft. But occasionally you slip. One day while lurking on the Upper East Side you spot a handsome, wealthy young man carrying a gold pocketwatch, a prime target. You bump into him and manage to steal it, but moments later he notices its absence and chase's you down. You can't run fast enough in your long dress and he catches you. But once he realizes how young and impoverished you are, he lets you go.

    He introduces himself to you and asks to buy you supper.

    What's his name? Andrew Redmond Jefferson
    How old is he? 25
    What does he look like? Dark brown hair and eyes

    Andrew becomes very fond of you. He buys you pretty things and pays for a hotel room for you to stay in. He falls madly in love with you. You aren't quite as in love with him but you like his company and his money so you accept all his romantic advances. After only (roll the dice) months of his attentions you find yourself pregnant. You do not want a baby, but Andrew convinces you to have it anyways.

    What do you have?
    #even: boy

    What is the child's name?: Henry Conall

    Seven months after the baby is born and you are completely smitten with Henry. So is Andrew. He wants to be a family so he proposes to you.

    Do you accept?
    1, 3, 5: no

    If you say no then you tell him you must think about it and in the middle of the night you take your child and flee the hotel, returning to the Lower East Side. You spend two days scrounging on the streets until you run in to your old friend Julian, much older and much more handsome. He sees how alone and desperate you are with a child to care for and takes you back to his apartment in the Five Points. You jump back into to your old pickpocketing ways, only this time with Julian at your side. You two become really close again and he is completely taken with your child, Henry.

    After only eight months of being reunited you find yourself falling for him, and he for you. You get married, he adopts your child and you live out your lives in the Lower East Side as crime bosses.

    How many more pregnancies do you have? (roll)
    Three

    What results from each?
    Girl, Boy & Boy

    Names: First or middle name come from http://nameberry.com/list/339/Vintage-Baby-Names. Other name is your choice.

    Roll to see if they survive childhood. Roll a One or a Three for any one of them and they die before they reach the age of 10.

    List your family here. Include names, ages, descriptions or photographs if you wish.
    Molly Anna & Julian Walt Johnson
    Henry Conall Johnson, died age six of fever, he had brown hair and blue eyes
    Vivian Eleanor Johnson - Blonde hair and bright green eyes
    Phineas Vincent Johnson - Red hair and brown eyes
    Gideon Oscar Johnson - Blonde hair and brown eyes
    Boys: William Thomas "Wills" | Elias Christian | Malcolm James | Vincent Theo | Isaac Augustus
    Girls: Alice Genevieve | Audrey Eleanor | Ivy Arabella | Deirdre Violet | Miranda Yvaine
    Guilty Pleasures: Eglantine | Oisin | Zipporah | Etienne | Mitzi | Lidewij

  5. #9
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    It is now 1875. You are 16 and in those five years since you left your parents house you have become one of the most notorious grifters in the five boroughs and have been given the nickname "Mouse". You and Silas are still mates but the years have made you cunning and emotionally detached. You prefer to work alone.

    You have become quite skilled at your craft. But occasionally you slip. One day while lurking on the Upper East Side you spot a handsome, wealthy young man carrying a pink sapphire pocketwatch, a prime target. You bump into him and manage to steal it, but moments later he notices its absence and chase's you down. You can't run fast enough in your long dress and he catches you. But once he realizes how young and impoverished you are, he lets you go.

    He introduces himself to you and asks to buy you supper.

    What's his name? Frederick Jacoby Wright
    How old is he? 25
    What does he look like? http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...n-portrait.jpg

    Frederick becomes very fond of you. He buys you pretty things and pays for a hotel room for you to stay in. He falls madly in love with you. You aren't quite as in love with him but you like his company and his money so you accept all his romantic advances. After only 8 months of his attentions you find yourself pregnant. You do not want a baby, but Frederick convinces you to have it anyways.

    What do you have?
    A girl

    What is the child's name?: Cordelia Patience Wright *Liddy*

    7 months after the baby is born and you are completely smitten with Liddy. So is Frederick. He wants to be a family so he proposes to you.

    Do you accept?
    7 or 8: Yes

    If yes, then you are married 1 month later and officially become Mrs. Wright. You are forced to quit your life or crime and move into a lovely Park Avenue Mansion. Over the years you have more children together.

    How many more pregnancies do you have?
    7 or 8: Four

    My Family:

    Me: Lucille Amabel Wright *Lula* (as a girl) http://image.shutterstock.com/displa...l-58133635.jpg
    (as a mother) http://www.istockphoto.com/stock-pho...y-portrait.php

    Husband: Frederick Jacoby Wright http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...n-portrait.jpg

    Children:
    Cordelia Patience Wright *Liddy*
    http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...nk-sweater.jpg
    Atticus Edmund and Evangeline Isabelle Wright *Eva*
    http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...green-tone.jpg and http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...-the-beach.jpg
    Phineas Adrian Wright *Phin*
    http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...-to-school.jpg
    Penelope Flora Wright *Pippa*
    http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...-a-biscuit.jpg
    Ruth Violet Wright *Ruthie*
    http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbvie...ly-at-home.jpg

    The End.

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