Thanks to Crash, I ended up typing this out. This is basically as much Benedict facts and background as I can possibly remember right now, for those of you who were curious. Please inform me if you find anything confusing or that I might have forgotten.
Oh! And questions are very very welcome!
Benedict is literally a manifestation of the shadows. He was around ever since light was and is technically as old as the earth, despite his childish, whimsical aditutude. His soul purpose is to break curses and soul ties. In my world, any ghost or spirit that you might encounter is in existence because in their natural life they had been cursed by, made a deal with, or developed any sort of soul tie with a demon or spiritual being in which they never saw through or fofilled their commitment. Bene goes to the demon or creature of the night and convinces them to sign a contract releasing the spirit to their rightful afterlife, redirecting the curse to his own mind for a period of time. However