Charming is a Victorian Era Harry Potter roleplay set primarily in the village of Hogsmeade, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, and the non-canon village of Irvingly. Characters of all classes, both magical and muggle — and even non-human! — are welcome.

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    12.13 Some quick reminders!
    12.08 Another peek at what's to come...
    12.05 It's election day! OOC, at least.
    12.04 We have our PW winners for November!
    12.02 New Skins! In less exciting news, the AC is underway.
    11.27 AC Saturday and election next week!
    11.21 A glimpse at post-move changes.
    11.13 This news is not at all big. Do not bother with it.
    11.10 Election update!
    11.07 We have Posting Wizards!
    11.06 A big announcement...
    11.04 Happy AC day!
    11.03 Banner time!
    11.03 Welcome to November!
    10.29 October is waning...
    10.17 Election 1887 campaign ledgers are up!
    10.16 Kayte's changed her (Charming) face!
    10.10 Congrats to September's PW winners Olive and Miri!
    10.03 An update on the Hogwarts ban...
    10.01 It's now October~

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    Acacia Ruskin

    Complicated Halfbreed

    Complicated Halfbreed

    Played by Kelly
    16Half-Blood (Half-Vampire)
    Unattached 5 ft. 3 in.


    Date of Birth
    Local Time
    12-11-2017 at 09:02 AM
    Time Spent Online
    4 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 14 Minutes, 46 Seconds
    Last Visit
    11 hours ago
    Members Referred: 5
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    Acacia Queen Ruskin

    “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”

    - ※ -


    1869: Her mother and father met while her father was traveling with a rich friend.
    1870: Her mother and father got married out of love, not caring what people thought.
    Early Years

    1871: She was born and at the time lived in London.
    1872: Her little sister was born.
    1874: Her second sister was born.
    1876: Her little brother was born. Later that year, her mother left them, because one night while they were fighting, Acacia's mother almost killed her father on accident, and she felt it was safer for both him and Acacia if she left.
    1877: As the wizarding families were exiled, her father and her moved to Hogsmeade, to her protest, since she was only six she didn't fully understand why they had to move in the first place.
    1878: Her father divorced her mother due to her deserting them.
    Hogwarts Years

    1882: She got her letter for Hogwart.
    1884: Her father had first started suggesting an arranged marriage, worried that she wouldn't find a husband because she was half vampire.
    Later 1886: Amortentia craziness happens and leaves Acacia stressed, causing trouble between her and her sister Crystal.
    October 6th, 1886: Her mother than moves into her home while she is at school. When Acacia finds out, it only adds to her misery.
    May 30th, 1887: Halfbreeds are banned from Hogwarts, and Acacia is heartbroken, having worked so hard to not cause any trouble, to have it all ruined by another student.
    After Hogwarts

    June 10th, 1887: Acacia decides to start writing a book. She intends to use a pen name, hoping that that would make it sell more.
    July 4th, 1887: Acacia starts getting letters from one she doesn't know.
    July 9th, 1887: Acacia, Crystal, and another teenage girl were missing together while hiding from flying tigers. The sister's witness their little brother die.
    July 11th, 1887: The girls are found. The sisters are mourning their brother's death, and still worry for their father.
    August 2nd, 1887: Acacia has a very unpleasent encounter with Handsome Whitledge, making her quite uncomfortable, and wondering if Crystal should still be friends with Sweetie.
    August 3rd, 1887:The tea with her friends does not happen, and she has yet to have heard from Darling Whitledge.
    August 8th, 1887: Upon visiting a friend, Acacia realizes that she might be in love, and that he might feel the same.
    Present Day

    Acacia is trying her hardest to avoid her mother and worries deeply for her siblings. She still writes her novel through mourning, feeling that it helps her take her mind off of her worries. She feels ecstatic to realize that she is in love.


    General Information

    June 6, 1871
    Star Sign
    Halfblood (Half Vampire)
    Wand Hand
    Ebony, 13", slight flexibility, single unicorn hair
    3 | She is Half-Vampire
    Name Meaning
    'Thorn' Queen 'Little Rose'
    Paint, and a hint of rain
    Lawful Good
    Languages Spoken
    English, French
    Golden Retriever
    Fresh paint, wet grass after rain, unknown scent
    Society kidnapping her and her family, then burning them at the stake
    Play By
    Jacqueline Emerson

    Martin Ruskin
    Acacia does love her father, but is concerned for his mental well-being. She does not approve of his actions recently, and is concerned of the consequences of his actions.
    Lisa Fairbairn
    Acacia hates her mother dearly, due to her leaving and the two oldest Ruskin sisters to have to grow up much too fast.
    Crystal Ruskin
    Acacia loves her sister, and is deeply protective of her. She doesn't, however, approve of her sister's attitude towards a lot of things. She does, however, agree with the reasoning behind the attitude, for the most part.
    Orinda Ruskin
    Dunstan Ruskin
    Acacia has always been motherly to the young boy, but never bossed him around unless she absolutely needs to. Now that he has passed away, she is deeply sad. She had always thought him to be either a Hufflepuff, or a Gryffindor. She is sad that she never has the opportunity to find out.
    Madeleine Backus
    No matter if Maddie feels the same or not, Acacia sees Maddie as her best friend, and hopes dearly that Maddie feels the same. She does not know about Maddie's relationship towards Handsome, but would want Maddie happy, no matter who that is with.
    Darling Whitledge
    Acacia feels that Darling is a new friend in her life, and she is grateful for it. She does, however, worry that Darling's brother would ruin that relationship.
    Sweetie Whitledge
    Acacia doesn't really approve the relationship between the Slytherin and her sister. After all, she barely knows her and is worried that the sister has the same thoughts as the Gryffindor brother. This makes her worried about Crystal's well-being, given that Acacia thinks that Handsome may pose a threat of violence, and perhaps Sweetie, if Sweetie has similar views to the older brother.
    Handsome Whitledge
    Acacia is hesitant about the Gryffindor, and not very happy that the young man treated her like a monster, and then proceeded to insist that she can't speak in her own defence. She was quite offended, and still worries that he would turn to violence.
    Lewis de Dampierre
    Acacia has known him several (not clear how many) years. They have been good friends for a long time, and she has realized that she has fallen in love with him, and it seems that the feeling is mutual. They have much in common, via views on children and social views, along with their love for animals. (Kelly ships them.)
    Books Written ~ Pen Name is Angus Rubio

    A Troubled Life
    A family who is left on the streets after a terrible wizard wrongly ruins their good name. As one son tries to restore his families respectable reputation. ~ WORK IN PROGRESS
    Work in Progress Title


    Astronomy- O
    Charms- E
    Defence Against the Dark Arts- O
    Herbology- E
    History of Magic- A
    Potions- O
    Transfiguration- O
    Care of Magical Creatures- O
    Earth Magic- A
    Divination- E

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    Last updated August 17th, 2017

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