Author: Kyria d'Oreyn
(Reference: Knife of Dreams, Chapter 22)
"'Give way together, you shorebound ragpickers,' her deckmistress shouted from the bow. Lean and leathery, Jadein had leather lungs as well. 'Do I need to call the stroke for you?' The twin insults tightened some faces in anger, others in chagrin, but the oars began moving smoothly again." (Jadein to the crew after the strong wind from the north startled them; Knife of Dreams, Chapter 22).