1. He, by obeying the "Lady" and thrusting his hands into her fire, he "will henceforth be able to know at once the hand of a man who is growing to be a beast." Basically, he can know the character of any man or woman.
2. He can sing and invent marvelous rhymes on the spot.
3. He was formally a miner.
II. Polly, of An Old-Fashioned Girl, by Louisa May Alcott.
2. She coasts (sleds) splendidly, and is a sport for all kinds of fun.
3. Humilty is very present in her.
III. Horatio Hornblower (of the movies, not the books. I couldn't reccomend any of the books other than the first two)