Tread carefully

More about Sofina, and her elder brother, Thaddan 😃

Tallis Steelyard

When I mentioned Thaddan previously I hadn’t thought to follow his career further. For those who have never met him, he is a handsome young man-at-arms in the service of Lord Cartin. He was also blessed by having a much younger sister, Sofina. Now thanks to Sofina’s careful work, Thaddan stood higher in the estimation of Lord Cartin than he had done. The following year, when Lord Cartin reconstituted his company to ride south into Partann, Thaddan was hired on as a sergeant-at-arms. This meant he was promoted to Lord Cartin’s immediate retinue. This in turn meant he was one of that small group from whom Lord Cartin would pick men to do the tougher or more demanding martial tasks.

Also, thanks to the carefully planning of his sister, Sofina, Thaddan was ‘romantically entangled’ with a charming and entirely delightful young lady, Nadeen. During the previous winter, with the Lord…

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