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The rumors are true the washer Well wenches will be at Osceola IA,
A Renaissance Affair, June 21 -22.
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Keirra was a whelp found at the gate of the manor in the border lands
between Scotland and England. The head Mistress of the manor took her
in and worked her in the kitchens from a young age. It was here she
was named. It was constantly, "Carry this," and "Carry
that," so the kitchen women started calling her Keirra.
As she grew, Keirra found that she had the ability to mimic the way
people talk. She can change the way she sounds to match whoever she
is around. This little talent kept her housed, clothed and fed! Being
on the border of two countries, the Manor was constantly changing Lordssometimes
an Englishman, sometimes a Scotsman. She discovered that by changing
the way she spoke, the lords would just assume that she belonged, and
did not see her as an enemy. So, she got to stay in the Manor, learning
several skills, until she earned the "respectable" position
of Washer Well Wench.
One Lord discovered that she was not one of his servants from his home,
but that she was a servant of the Manor. When he found she did not have
a last name, he asked what her most beloved thing was. "My home," was
her answer, so she was given the last name of Mayholme.
As a washer wench, she can be bribed to keep the secrets that the
stains she removes tell. When you are on her good side, your clothing
looks wonderful and there is not a drop of scandal! But if you get on
her bad side, not only will your clothes look bad, but everyone will
know your dirt!
A washer wench NEVER lies, we just leave out some details.
Currently, her lord is called Sean, and he is a very handsome and virile
Scot. He doesn't say much, but that's OK, as Keirra talks enough for
the entire Manor. They don't foresee the Manor being taken over or raided
anytime soon, as right now we are raising a baby that is half fairy
princess! As long as she is safe, the manor is safe and we want for
If you would like to, please introduce yourself to Keirra by e-mailing
(In sooth, Keirra is known as Jennifer, mommy to a gorgeous daughter
and wife to a handsome, if rather quiet, man. Jennifer is our idea gal
and spends lots of time perfecting her skill of typing and talking on
the phone at the same time.)
See Also: Keirra, Sheila,