Padi yos'Galan Clan Korval


  • born 1380, making her 13 or 14 when Clan Korval moved to Surebleak[1]
    • Discrepancy with Alliance of Equals, where Padi says, "I have but 17 Standards"[2]

Abilities, etc.Edit

  • a young pilot, shares the board with her cousin Quin en route to and from Runig's Rock (see Hidden Resources)
  • an apprentice trader on Dutiful Passage[3]
  • formerly served a brief stint on Pale Wing, Korval's trade ship [4]
  • Dances menfri'at daily -- a martial art that pilots use -- but she's too quick to go for the kill, so is assigned to dance daibri'at, to slow down and consider options[5]
  • After repressing her talent, unwilling to be goofy like Aunt Anthora, she discovers she is a powerful dramliza: "The universe had acquired a dragon."[6]


See Korval Kin for complete list and ancestry charts


  1. Ghost Ship, ch 29
  2. Alliance of Equals, chapter 22
  3. Alliance of Equals
  4. Alliance of Equals
  5. Alliance of Equals, ch 4
  6. Alliance of Equals, ch 35
  7. Hidden Resources
  8. Alliance of Equals, ch 2