Charlotte Emerson Biographical Information NameCharlotte Evelyn Emerson StatusAlive Date of Birth1995 GenderFemale RaceAfrican-American Height5'4" Weight140lbs. BirthplaceLebanon, Tennesee Age19 Hair ColorBlack Eye ColorGreen OccupationStudent Charlotte Emerson Current Thoughts: "Blondie is a fucking idiot. She has blood on her hands." Spoiler: Prior to Season 2 Charlotte was a 19 year old student at Northwestern University in Chicago, on a full ride scholarship. Her life was going well, as she enjoyed the subject she learned, hoping to become a teacher, inspired by her father, Clarence. However, fate had other plans. In the first days of the red eye outbreak, phone lines went down, and before she knew it, the entire university was a war zone, with people dying left and right. Her roommate, Emily, was about to leave with her boyfriend, Sampson, in his truck and invited her along to get out of the city. Charlotte accepted the offer on the caveat that Stephanie, her girlfriend, can come to. Saying yes, Charlotte headed through the now chaotic streets of the University to her girlfriend's dorm. Grabbing her, they ran through the streets, until Charlotte was grabbed by an infectee of the virus and struggled to escape. Stephanie pulled her off and screamed at her to run. Charlotte reluctanly did what she was told, only to hear her screams behind her. Turning around, she saw Stephanie getting munched on. She continued running towards the meet up point, where the three escaped the city. Eventually, she split from them around Indianapolis as she wanted to return home herself. Over the next few months, she has been making her way down and eventually has arrived in Valley Station. Over this trip she has witnessed many acts of both kindness and brutality at the hands of other survivors, making her generally distrustful, but still capable to earn her trust, however, she tends to assume to worst about people's intentions in the end. Spoiler: Season 2 Charlotte ran into a group heading south. Seizing the opportunity, she joined them. However, the bridge was out when they reached Valley Station, so they eventually sought the mall, where she learned of the death of her parents. Falling into a depression, Charlotte tried to piece her life back together, however, she didn't really deal with her grief in a healthy way, however, eventually coming back, but not entirely whole. She eventually started working as the Mall's quartermaster in an attempt to keep her mind off the current events. However, all good things must come to an end, with the deaths of Maggie and Heaven, at the hands of Dave and Sam, she officially spun back into a crisis, however, this time, she has learned that she cannot trust anyone, even slightly. Spoiler: Season 2 Theme Spoiler: Season 2.5 Theme Appearance Charlotte stands at around 5"4' and has long black hair, usually put into a ponytail. She sometimes wears a beanie over it. Spoiler: Her Jacket Charlotte's Jacket Charlotte's Jacket is a bit worn, with various rips appearing over it. It also is covered in Various Patches sown on it from time to time, including: -A Bisexual Pride Flag on her Shoulder -A patch that reads "Black Lives Matter" on her right pocket. -A patch of an old computer, like maybe an early 2000s Macintosh, with "Political Machine" written out in a techy font. -A logo of the Northwestern University Black Student Union, on the right side. -The Nirvana Logo, on her left pocket.