The People of Melphor

An’dor’ema – a shai’then of House Tre’flown, the knight instructed to fetch the Black Book

Bavira – of House Tarnithen, knight in Paraten
Beryna – High Priestess of the Gathering of the Black Hand in Oldwatch

Deinla – of House Veltklon, Melethus’s replacement
Duyeva – of House Melipsor, Knight of Spirit

Ellias – Linndan’s travelling companion

Hihaye – of House Melphor, also known as the Dawn Empress
Hilandra – of House Melphor, also known as the Twilight Empress

Linndan – of House Leshar’ien, Scholar

Megiri – of House Malksho, knight in Paraten
Melethus – of House Artreus; Knight of the Rose
Mician – priest of the Gathering of the Black Hand in Oldwatch

Neissen – priest of the Gathering of the Black Hand in Oldwatch

Rendall – of House Sholken, Mayor of Paraten
Rohndree – of House Nehshar, knight in Paraten

Trayu – a naga of House Ariell, Knight of Aquos