Marie is from the south, born and raised in the bayou outside of New Orleans. She grew up like most kids from the souht, chasing frogs, finding alligators, doing crazy kid things. She would be upto anything to avoid going home. She entered the military right out of high school, never really wanting to do anything else. She had a standard, uneventful military career. she was activie duty, combat trained soldier. Karie also worked with horses, training them for funeral duty. She was medically discharged from the military due to health concerns, unfit for active duty. She'd had a bad fall from one of the hroses, breaking her collar bone, and knee, needing to have extensive surgery to repair the damage. She was no longer fit for active duty. She decided to move to russia, living nomadicly for some time, with a desire to explore her russian heritage, she'd never had a chance to. She refuses to discuss her past before the military, and will not divulge that information to just anyone. You would have to get to know her, before she would feel comfortable telling you.