Lord Hiram Neville Sapie
General Physical Condition
Hiram was very sickly as a child, giving his parents cause to pull strings for it. He was still frail as his life progressed. In his later life he developed Erythrine poisoning and died from it.
Very pale, and skinny.
Has a sharp chin
Apparel & Accessories
Wears rich clothes and often very gaudy. Wears a lot of bright colors that clash.
Hiram was the youngest of nine siblings in the wealthy Sapier family. Though he was the youngest, he was no less neglected by his parents, however their efforts largely went to waste. Hiram definitely wasn't the brightest of the Sapie children, but he was backed by the enormous wealth of his parents. That wealth got him all the way to a position in the Machinators as a "legal consultant." He was never really involved in buiding the city, but his parents pulled some strings to get Hiram officially credited for the entire project. He, and his young family, were given a position as an advisor to the newly-appointed governor, and that title has remained in the family ever since.
Had several failed jobs as a lawyer, eventually hired for the Machinators by pullings strings within the government
Accomplishments & Achievements
He was credited for the construction of Victoriam City.
Has a severe inferiority complex.
Wants glory and fame, but lacks the physical and mental sills to do so.
Savvies & Ineptitudes
Good at chess, physically unfit, not very charismatic
Likes & Dislikes
Likes colorful things, likes reading old literature, dislikes sweet food, dislikes children
Virtues & Personality perks
Patient, well-connected, strategic
Vices & Personality flaws
Manipulative, lazy, narcissistic
Twitches when nervous or excited
Has very refined manners, due to his highbrow upbringing, but is borderline cocky about his abilities.
Towards Akane (Oshinokouji) Sapie
Towards Hiram Sapie
Akane was born into a high-ranking family in Japan, and came as part of a diplomatic envoy to London. Hiram Sapie became enamored with her, and asked for her hand in marriage. Secretly, Akane always hated Hiram, and wished to move away from the dreary Victoriam City. Hiram also grew to dislike Akane as she aged, and is believed to have had many affairs.
Towards Jothan Sixsmith
Towards Hiram Sapie
Sapie and Sixsmith were both involved in creating the Victoriam City, however Hiram was more involved with the relations, business, and legal aspects of the city itself. When the city was completed, Hiram took credit for the project, and although Sixsmith's name was known, he was never given credit for all the work that they did.
They have a strictly professional relationship, and Sixsmith greatly resents Sapie for falsely taking credit for Victoriam City.
America Etherington, Nicholas Fleming
Wealth & Financial state
He is very affluent, owning both an estate in New England, and an estate in HighCircle, Victoriam. His money comes both from his work on the Victoriam project, and also from a large inheritance from his parents.
- Lawful evil
- Honorary & Occupational Titles
- Lord of Bellmoral, Curator of Victoriam City, Advisor to the Governor of Victoriam
- 1824 AD 1868 AD
- Circumstances of Death
- Died of Erythrine Poisoning.
- Biological Sex
- Gender Identity
- Hazel, pale green in the center
- dark brown, straight
- Skin Tone
- Very pale
- Aligned Organization
- The Sapie Family
- Other Affiliations
- Known Languages
- English, Latin
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