Dwarves are a diminutive, stocky people known for their sturdiness
and tenacity. Their thick, stout frames lend poor dexterity but
high strength and stamina. A typical dwarf boasts a ruddy or dusky
complexion and thick, stumpy limbs. Both men and women are known
to take absolute pride in their beards.
Like the elves, dwarves tend to be suspicious of other races and
thus prefer to live isolated in their mountain strongholds. The
dwarven veneer of grouchiness and pessimism masks a great passion
for work, drink, history and song. Brought up to cherish responsibility,
dwarves have achieved a standard of stonemasonry unparalleled by
Dwarves are well-suited to being warriors, but
they do not perform well as stealth-fighters.
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