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Rouster
Biographical information
Title(s)

Dean of Pentacles

Physical description
Species

Wizard

Gender

Male

Affiliation
Occupation

Teacher

Loyalty

Unseen University

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Rouster was formerly the Dean of Pentacles at Unseen University likely when Mustrum and Henry were students. Ridcully references him in A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices and recalls that he had a less than open-door policy regarding students, instead tried to deter them from attending his lectures by setting traps. He felt that those individuals that didn't open doors carefully or watch where they were going were not suited to the life of a wizard.

"I'll tap talent from all backgrounds," he used to say, "but a lad who can't spot a tripwire is no good to me!" Considering this was the era of 'Dead men's pointy boots' when a wizard could advance by taking vacant posts when their occupant had died with no questions asked how they died, this served quite nicely to weed out students who were unwary, foolish or too trusting.

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