Angkar Plainstrider was a typical Tauren Brave for the most part, large, powerful and stoic. He chose the warrior's path as a way to protect those in need and was rewarded for his diligence by being assigned to BloodHoof village, the better to protect the next generation of Braves and Spiritwalkers for his people. He was experienced in battle against the Harpies, Quillboar and Centaur, the latter most of all having been one of the Tauren to survive the exodus to Mulgore.
Likewise, Farina Windspeaker was quite the opposite. Petite of frame, especially for a Tauren, she was a generation younger than Angkar and much smaller. Angkar stood an impressive seven and a half feet in height and weighed close to 400 lb., while Farina barely topped six feet and weighed a petite 190 lb. Still the Earthmother conspired to bring them together in Bloodhoof when it came under attack by Galak Centaur one fateful autumn evening.
Angkar and Farina had been trapped in the upper level of the inn