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  • Vor Etiquette

    Mostly disorganized notes as I figure bits and pieces out. [[Tapani Titles | Titles among the Nobility]] [[Tapani Naming | Vor Naming Customs Apparently Mean Something]] [[Tapani Oaths | A Vor's Name and a Vor's Word]] [[Capital Season | Capital …

  • Tapani Titles

    Head of the whole Province's nobility is *High Lord/High Lady* Whatshername Familyname Vorsoandso. High Lord is _also_ Count Vorsoandso. A High Lord, the official head of an entire Umbrella Group of families, is almost never *addressed* as High Lord, …

  • Tapani Naming

    H2. Does Firstname Tell Me Anything? No. But yes. But no! In a High Vor family (not sure about other families with inherited titles), the first two males have their names set by custom. First son is supposed to be {mother's father's first name} {father …

  • Tapani Oaths

    A Vor's Name and a Vor's Word Questioning a Vor's word is a spectacularly messy way to quickly pick a big fight. Violence is likely, killing is a possibility, scandal is a certainty. In the past, people have apparently been mobbed by a city's worth of …

  • Capital Season

    So. Fourteen weeks into the [[Time in the Tapani Sector | Tapani year]], there's a holiday between months. Then another normal month of seven weeks, and all of a sudden LOOK OUT! It's CAPITAL SEASON! For a third of the freaking year, the newsreels have a …

  • Tapani Cotillions

    One of the Rules of [[Capital Season | Capital Season]] is that anybody who expects to be counted as a Vor worthy of the title had better be spotted in at least one of the Capital Season events that take place on Procopia. It'll be interesting to see what …

  • Tapani Beverage Customs

    This one's harder to figure out. At a business meeting, you're a respected ally if you're served simple energy and very mild stimulant drinks: caf, tea, lemonade, that sort of thing. You're considered a problem to be persuaded or solved if you're …

  • Alys Vorpatril

    [[:danar-vorpadaran | Danar]]'s aunt, and owner of the Gossip Channel, which she will occasionally help engineer into supporting a cover story for the purposes of her cousin [[:aral-vorkosigan | Aral Vorkosigan]] or for Capt. Illyan. Originating …

  • Darth Dragomir

    Darth Dragomir, or otherwise known as Count Dragomir Vorharkonen, is a [[Sith Lord]] and former apprentice to [[:palpatine-2 | Palpatine]] ( a.k.a. [[:palpatine-2 | Darth Sidious]] ). Dragomir was one of two boys taken at a young age from [[House …

  • Chakan Vorzaz

    member of the bride's family, his family had been feuding with the Vorkerellins over mercantile taxes for a long time Originating adventure: Shards of Honor 3.0 "The Sleeper Awakens"

  • Cordelia Vorkosigan

    Countess, wife of former Regent [[:aral-vorkosigan | Aral Vorkosigan]]. [[:danar-vorpadaran | Danar]]'s aunt, a tall, redheaded former soldier (Corellian?). Very quiet, very observant. The story goes that one day she went shopping and came back with …

  • Emile Vorkerellin

    Father of the groom. Former [[Jedi Order | Jedi]] and member of [[Pelagia Province | House Pelagia]], in hiding since the days of the purge. Martyred himself to trigger the Tapani Independence. [[:vn-ysadora | Vanya]] ranted at the walls for hours …

  • Gregor Vortapani

    bq). Emperor Gregor Vorbarra was grave, lean, dark, good-looking in a narrow-faced, cerebral fashion. Great-grandson of the legendary Shay Tapani, he and his [[:katianna-vortapani | sister]] were cryofrozen to keep them from sharing their older …

  • Themian Vorhejeron

    Uncle of current Baron Vorhejeron, he likes to hunt big & rare critters, and has neither common sense nor a decent grip on his temper. Ask about the featherclub duel. And then run. Hee! Update: last known to have taken up with a group that kidnapped …

  • Anatoly Vorkalloner

    Tall, lean and as straight laced as Admiral Vorkalloner, Anatoly is a good lad who wants to do the right thing. He's involved with Yeager Lexis' adopted daughter, Elhonna, and still trying to figure out how to manage it.

  • Viktor Vorkalloner

    Known more as "The Admiral", Viktor Vorkalloner is the head of the conservative party. However, despite this, he is the most socially neutral Vor ever to be met. He has no strong ties to either liberal of conservative party. He is very "traditional" in …

  • Jenna Vormecetti

    Niece of the [[Mecetti Province | Mecetti]] High Lord, she's a serious-minded girl with a hefty crush on [[:danar-vorpadaran | Danar Vorpaderan]] and a somewhat rambunctious sense of duty to stop the enemies of the [[Tapani Sector | Imperium]]. At one …

  • Katianna Vortapani

    Great-granddaughter of the legendary Shay Tapani, she and her [[:gregor-vortapani | youngest brother]] were cryofrozen to keep them from sharing their older siblings' fate. Found centuries later, restored to life and with Gregor instated on the Tapani …

  • Kolec Vorzaz

    Father of the bride. Lost the detailed notes on the wedding party members when I was dodging the Pirate Plot From Heck. He was not too happy about his daughter being "kidnapped" (read: taken on bachelorette bender) by "criminals" (read: [[Medusas | …

  • Mira Vorzaz

    Madly in love with the young son of Vorkerellin, a nice kid named Victor. Her family and his family have been feudng over mercantile taxes. She was kidnapped by well-meaning [[Medusas | Medusa]] pirate gang members who, drunk to the gills, thought she …

  • Simon Vorhejeron

    Young former household doctor who was named in the previous baron's will as secret bastard son and heir. Quietly allied with House [[Pelagia Province | Pelagia]] and House [[:gavril-vorpadaran | Vorpadaran]] due to the assistance that the heroes gave him …

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