Precept of London Ruling House
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Age: Guesstimate: late 40s, early 50s
Family: Has a wife named Patricia and at
least two children (don't know anymore than that.)
- Precept of
the Ruling Legacy House in London and head of the
Drove a Mercedes (see
"The New Guard")
He's a "by the
Apparently has had a long
history of muted animosity with Derek. They don't really
hate each other, they just don't agree on anything. In
ways, they are alot alike. No matter how long either are
with The Legacy, they'll never be "done."
Derek & Sloan had
trouble in Nairobi & Al Khafar (not confirmed yet.)
Not comfortable with the
desk job as Ruling House precept, but "someone's
gotta do it."
William is very perceptive
and has high powers of deduction. He knows everyone's
dossier down to a letter.
He holds up his end when
Has non-Legacy informants.
Really cares but hides it
Appears to be quit chummy
with Derek's mother, Barbara.
Doesn't lose his cool in
- The New Guard (Season
- Lights Out (II)
- Ransom (II)
- Someone to Watch Over
- Let Sleeping Demons
- Trapped (II)
Derek says to him: "My
God. I've finally made it to Hell." Then Sloan
says: "You look like hell." Derek
replies: ""I was shot. What's your
excuse?" (see "The New Guard" -
About Legacy work, to
Nick: "It's not supposed to be easy, this Legacy
work." (see "The New Guard" II)
"What would you
have liked me to do? Break his kneecaps? Is that how
Derek would have handled it?" Sloan questioning
Nick about Dereks typical procedure in "The
deny there are unresolved issues between us," Sloan
tells Nick about he and Derek in "The New
your way or the highway, huh?" Nicks
question to Sloan in "The New Guard." "Thats
right," was Sloans answer.
done anywhere." William Sloan speaking to Nick
at the end of "The New Guard."
To Derek (all from
"Lights Out" II):
- "One apology
per conversation is all I allow myself."
the Legacy has never been short on enemies."
what happened to Pandora when she opened the
here behind this big desk has taken the edge off
being out there, the mission, a goal, the adrenaline, the
risk. And if I was wrong, it was only my own life that
was on the line." From Sloans Legacy
Journal in "Lights Out!"
Nick jokingly referring to
Williams compliment for him and Alex, "Was
that just me? Or was that a compliment?" Alex
said, "Im not sure." See "Someone to
Watch Over Me."
William, teasing Derek on
the phone in "Let Sleeping Demons Lie,"
"Id rest in peace, knowing that my last act in
life was proving you wrong about something."
injustice has been done in the name of good? How many
innocent people have suffered and died because of the
ideologies of zealots who believed that their way was the
only true way? Maybe thats one of the evils we
should really be concerning ourselves with." Williams
Legacy Journal entry in "Let Sleeping Demons
Sloan to Nick in
"Trapped", telling him he hadnt expected
a big greeting, "This isnt exactly a
social call." Nick says, "Yours rarely
to go over to the enemy can be very great. The power of
the dark side can be irresistibly seductive to any one of
us," Sloan says in "Trapped."
appreciates your sacrifices more than I do. Because
nobody knows, the way I do, how much courage the job
requires," Sloan talking to Nick in
Mega-thanks to Emmalee for giving me her massive list
of data that was the beginnings of the character and
archive pages and for the Season Two quotes.
Content Last Updated: Dec 1998