I never liked reading before I met you. Hated the stillness of it. How aware I became of the popping of the pulse in my wrist, and the stretch and squish of time. Hated how alive I felt, how willingly I became the protagonist in my own story. Until you were there, with your tea and your kindness. And I no longer took centre stage.
[luke powell] Walter James Davis is blind. Well, only sometimes. He can sense warmth, see your aura and sense how your life will turn out. When he uses those skills then he's blind. He looks 22 but he's really 1206. Older than most in the town, he is one of the wisest. But also one of the kindest. Kind of like a grandfather. Come to him if you need advice.
The ruler of Calormen is called the Tisroc and is believed by the Calormene people to have descended in a direct line from the god Tash, whom the people worship in addition to other gods and goddesses.