(father, deceased), Tereza (mother), Christopher/Cricket (younger
has a wiry build and average features.
father died when she was 5. To give Troy a better home, her mother moved to Houston
and later married an Asian man named Toshiaki. The marriage was rocked with problems,
and a new baby boy, Christopher, didn't help matters. When Troy was 16, she decided
she had had enough of the fighting and chose to run away from home. Christopher
talked her into taking him with her, and they finally ended up in Chicago, where
they were taken in by Shoq and
his street gang.
is very bitter and untrustworthy of others. She feels if she had been raised
in a better environment, she could have become something much more. She grudgingly
keeps her younger half-brother around; his good luck power had come in handy
more than once while they were living on the streets.
touching a person, Talent can mimic any skill that person possesses, from scientific,
medical, athletic, to social. For example, she could decipher an encrypted computer
file, successfully perform open heart surgery (with proper tools in a sterile
environment), win a gold medal in archery, or earn an Oscar for acting in a motion
picture, as long as the person she touched had sufficient skill in that field. The
mimicked skill lasts for an hour.
to the nature of her power, Talent is skilled for 60 minutes in whatever the
person she touches is skilled.
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