Tiassa's name is not revealed until Stormed Fortress.
Role in the Story
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Warhost of Vastmark
Third Age 5671: Arithon performs before the s'Brydion brothers to warn them of Lysaer's attack on Alestron. Tiassa and the other wives are present as part of Dame Dawr's plan to distract the men and allow Arithon to be heard.
Third Age 5671: After Keldmar is killed by an attack of Light, Tiassa makes the rounds to comfort the bereaved families of the fallen garrison when Sindelle is too overcome to do so. Dakar arranges for Tiassa to be present at the docks when Parrien is rescued. This prevents him from rejoining the fleet of stolen hulls outside the safety of Alestron.
Tiassa is present when Bransian convinces Parrien to ask for Arithon's assistance again. She forces Parrien to dress respectably for the errand. While fleeing from Alestron, Elaira puts Parrien at ease by showing that Tiassa is still alive within the citadel.
Towards the end of the siege, Bransian receives warning from Sevrand that a member of the Fellowship is visiting. He gathers the family for an audience at Dame Dawr's quarters. Bransian and Asandir argue over the Duke's methods for defending Alestron. With Parrien facing a felon's death for the attack on Arithon, Bransian finally agrees to relocate his family and army to Atwood to serve under Teiren's'Callient.