She meets Matrim Cauthon while he is staying at the Tarasin Palace. She develops a mother-son relationship with Olver and begins to read to him most nights. While this happens he snuggles up into her bosom. She later takes Olver to the Festival of Birds.
She takes an attraction to Efraim Yamada and his singing voice and plans to marry him. He buys her a vineyard in the Rhannon Hills as a wedding gift and they marry soon afterwards.