Kishi Minomoto Bio ~ 980
Notes: Non-Canon. One of the Slayers to have been not only trained by her family, but they held her position to be a great honor.
Personality and Appearance: Tall, fast, expert in weapons. Black Hair, dark eyes, very pretty
Bio: Kishi Minomoto was raised in the Sagami Province of Japan on the Kanto Plain. Hailing from a family of Warriors, lived with Mother, Father, Elder brother Hagashi, younger brother Hiroi, and house chamberlain Sankumo. Parents knew of her status as a potential. Consecrated at the shrine of Hachiman, a god of war as a child. An expert swordsman at 9, a skilled rider by age 15. Wanted to pose as man to compete in the Dragon Horse Tournament in the summer of 980. Betrothed to Matsuo. Bennin/Migoto came to her home and informed parents of her duty. was taken to Heian Kyo to serve the Great Lady at the Imperial Palace. Though she had to keep her identity a secret from the Lady as well. The Lady nicknamed her Lady "Shobu" a keeper from evil and demons. Made weapons of hair sticks,and a fan. Patrolled the palace late at night. Migoto/Bennin then tried to sacrifice her to the same Dragon he sacrificed her predecessor to. The dragon showed mercy upon Kishi and allowed her to fire an arrow into the heart of the vampire Migoto. The great Lady approached and revealed that she knew her identity and had served as watcher to the previous Slayer. She then became Watcher to Kishi.