Main Character of Volume 1
Born to Renee and Halim Clarke (father, Halim--Indian--married into Renee--English--'s family)
The time when Percival was still "Percival".
10 years old by this point, Percival is still a happy-go-lucky kid who lives and works on his family's farm.
Clemente was traveling as a doctor, for no real reason. When he happened upon Percival's village, the two bonded.
Everything except for Percival burned to the ground. He was out collecting herbs in the forest during the middle of the night with Clemente (a daily ritual by that point) when it occured. Percival was technically at fault, as he forgot to completely smother the fire he set. Wind picked up and flew hot coals/sparks to nearby barns/fields blowing the fire way out of proportion and encircling the entire village--no escape.
At 16, Percival decides to leave Clemente's side to try and sort out his emotions.
Died in a gang fight (wrong place, wrong time)--17 years old
thanks to Clemente and Myron--17 years old.
as the ten year anniversary of their meeting, Percival and Clemente have their picture taken together in front of a fountain
Charles W. Naylor meets Percival and composes a song with him in mind. He now understands why he wrote "We Reap as We Sow"--it fits Percival.
"God must have ordained it for us to meet here and now, good brother in the Lord!"
Due to his healing abilities and the looming Great Depression (and war), Myron heads off to see if he can be of use for society.
Percival is 26 years old.
Percival is 84 years old. He's had a fine relationship with Clemente (his father figure) for more than the past half century. But in the recent years, he had been acting strange.
Finally, on the anniversary of their meeting, Clemente tries to kill Percival, but Percival manages to get away.
Named by a small child on the street due to Percival's piercing eyes.
When Percival is no longer Percival, but is now Pierce. from 89 years old to 107 years old--so far.
At 105 Years of Age, Pierce meets the badass Azalea. They don't mesh well.
Via Azalea. Pierce is 106 years old and no one knows he's immortal.
He claims to be 18ish.
His story keeps changing, but he doesn't care.
In under one year, Pierce manages to speed up the ranks and resides right below Azalea. They are in the uper-crust of the Resistance.
Main Character of Volume 2
At 9 years old, Azura meets her best friend and first love.
At 14, Azura is orphaned and is forced to take care of her two younger brothers single-handedly. Deo helps the best he can
At 15, Azura helplessly watches her love and best friend die in her arms.
Joins the Organization while still not in her right mind. So much loss in so little time has left her unstable for the time being.
Meaning "Dry Earth"--she wants to be strong. Acts as a cover for her position in the Organization.
Due to a mistake which was supposed to be given to her, Azalea's brothers catch the virus and have to be killed by Azalea's own hands.
Although keeping her name--wanting to stick to the promise she made to Deo--Azalea turns her back on the Organization. She is a scorned woman. Numbed to her feelings and refusing to back down.
The youngest of her time, Azalea is the quickest to climb the ladder of the Resistance (until Pierce, of course).
At 19 years of age, the badass Azalea meets the carefree and lost Pierce. She notices the rage and pain behind his nonchalant eyes, but says nothing--knowing full well that he sees the same in hers. They initially don't mesh well. At all.
Pierce becomes her new Lieutenant Colonel. He now manages to take her title of youngest and fastest to ever climb the ranks. Azalea isn't exactly happy.
Main Character of Volume 7
After finding the perfect location for his Fortress, Clemente finds the area to already be inhabited--by a large clan of Kitsune. The bastard child of the clan--Myron--and him meet. They get along fine.
Clemente promises not to kill off the clan in exchange for a helper. Myron's mother, Sinopa (the chief), offers her beautiful daughters/nieces to Clemente. But Clemente wants Myron; even though he's the one rejected and shunned by the family for being male (kitsune are supposed to be female). Sinopa immediately accepts, taking this as a gift from their god, and doesn't even say goodbye to her son.
With the handy help of magic, Clemente builds and shields his fortress. He makes it do that no one can enter
Leaving his fortress to Myron, Clemente goes off on his own to simply wander. He feels alone in the world since Jess died.
Myron has been a faithful and respectful friend as well as servant for many centuries. Clemente takes compassion upon his friend as Myron asks him for his first request--to be able to help the sickly humans.
This particular one causes Clemente's life as he knew it to be flung into chaos and sorrow.
He tries to get away from Percival--his beloved--but not in time. The curse (portrayed by the withered tree on his right ribs--start to bloom when the time nears; when the tree has ten blooms, it is a '88 year--CURSE TIME.) given to him by Bezellebub when Clemente rejected joining Lucifer. Given out of spite, because Clemente wasn't yet warped by sin. Bezellebub wanted him to taste some of the sin that each of the devils experience.