- Yeva Luchova - The old Duke's beautiful daughter.
- Duke Luchova - Yeva's father and the Duke of Velisyana.
- Semyon the Ragged - A poor Tidemaker who competes for Yeva's hand in marriage.
- Baba Anezka - The Maker of Mirrors, who lives high in the Petrazoi
- This story was published in The Language of Thorns in September 2017.