As through a glass, and darkly...
Lvl 0 apprentice - sorcereress
The Duprees were originally part of a nomadic clan, but decided to stop wandering and settle down. However, the family was never really accepted as being truely ‘civilized’ and have generally been looked down upon by other people.
Pamela therefore grew up feeling persecuted and ridiculed as being something of an oddity. Her treatment has left her quite cold and uncaring to others, and studying sorcery i.e. destroying things, gives her a sense of power and achievement. She is liable to strike out without warning if she feels threatened or insulted.