The Chaperone

“My mother had a shotgun we called the Chaperone. Kept us alive out there before we got to the City.” —Amanda Holliday

DEFINITION/SUMMARY:

“Giving protection”

  • Person who accompanies and looks after another person or group of people
  • Replica of a weapon used by Amanda Holiday’s mother to help guide them to The Last City

EXPANDED INFO:

Amanda once a refugee before coming to the Last City. Born from a family of scavengers, her childhood was spent fixing up vechicles and helping her family survive

  • Her mother Nora carried a weapon named The Chaperone, a finely decorated double barreled shotgun that helped she used for protection
  • Amanda’s mother died on the road and her shotgun was buried with her, leaving Amanda as the only member of her family to make it to the safety of the Last City
  • Inspired by watching the ships fly around the Tower at a child she fell in love with flight and over time she grew up becoming the Tower’s Shipwright
  • Amanda worked with Tex Mechanica to recreate her mother’s shotgun, the Chaperone
  • She also helped bring the Sparrow Racing League to popularity

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