Gareth, Shield of the Light
He is my very first character in a Dungeons&Dragons adventure.
Gareth is a veteran paladin, the humble soldier of the Light.
"Despite your age, you were regularly called away by your duty, often for months. Your beloved and never ending loyal wife was always waiting for you home, meanwhile your daughter slowly grew up and was called to be trained as a cleric. But lately you have noticed several strange things ...."