Captain Carswell Thorne

Notes on file

  • Uses the passcode: Captain is King
  • Sentenced to solitary confinement in an Eastern Commonwealth prison after stealing a spaceship and starting a riot over bad soap
  • Dreams of being the captain of his own ship
"‘When Cress thought she was in love with me, she was actually in love with this other guy she’d made up in her head, who was all brave and selfless and stuff… I kind of wish I was that guy.’ he shrugged.

‘Are you so sure you’re not?’"


He is a deserter of the military of the American Republic and wanted for theft internationally. He is cocky and flirtatious and tends to make light of most situations. He insists on being called “Captain” even though he is still a cadet.

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