Horrible. You just take a little time off and...
Till I could answer this all, I would have to write till tomorrow. (Oops, it is tomorrow!
Scrap the alignements for a while... most of the examples mentioned in this thread can make for nice NPC's. If I used a certain alignement-system till now... what if my players meet someone made after some other system (or none)?
*Running away creating some new NPC's.*