A Payit individual tended to be short but muscular. Payits had deep, black eyes. They were wise, intelligent, and agile.
The average Payit had a great sense of humor and was slow to anger. They had open minds and were quick learners. They were very proud of their cultural heritage.
The Payits were an agricultural people who had a strong grasp of science and medicine. Men and women of knowledge and learning were highly respected. Women were granted all the same rights as men in Payit society.
Payit society at the individual level depended on whether one was a citizen of a city or of a village. Cities offered many choices in education, where one could study the ways of the priesthood, astronomy, or arts of healing.
The Payits, being a peaceful people, were not overly skilled at war.
- ↑ Reynolds, Forbeck, Jacobs, Boyd (March 2003). Races of Faerûn. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 107. ISBN 0-7869-2875-1.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 Douglas Niles (August 1991). Maztica Campaign Set, A Journey to the True World. (TSR, Inc), pp. 50–51. ISBN 1-5607-6084-2.
- ↑ Douglas Niles (August 1991). Maztica Campaign Set, A Journey to the True World. (TSR, Inc), p. 93. ISBN 1-5607-6084-2.
- ↑ Thomas M. Costa (1999). “Speaking in Tongues”. In Dave Gross ed. Dragon Annual #4 (TSR, Inc), p. 26.
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