A humble and naive man who is unaware of what lies ahead in his new position as Chef of Teacake & Rose.
Shy at first, but when he eventually meets someone, he inadvertently shows his true self; which is being happy and naive, though, he can be serious when needed.
*Training his abilities.
A couple of daggers his father gave him that he carries hidden by his legs; According to his father: "to protect him from that spoiled city".
Born and raised in Chou-fleur, his father is a mercenary which always took nasty jobs and hated the King & Queen; he respects his father, but hates his job.
His father wanted him to be a top-class mercenary, so he trained him phisically but not mentally; instead, Richard partly absorbed the personality of his mother.
He liked cooking and worked at a Retaurant close to his home, and one day a noble that visited the place found his cuisine to be exceptional, and told him if he wanted to work for the King; his father, of course, was mad about this, but he knew that job will give him a "decent" living, so he let him accept it.
He dislikes his second name for some reason, so he usually presents himself as Richard Fawkes