Cha Faile

Cha Faile is a phrase from the Old Tongue meaning “Talon of the Falcon”.

This name has been adopted by the cadre of men and women who follow Faile and function, unofficially, as her spies. The members of Cha Faile are fanatically loyal to her, and also seek to emulate the Aiel way of life.

Members
Arrela Shiego
Arrela Shiego is a member of Cha Faile. She is from Tear. She is tall and dark with short cut dark hair in the style of Aiel. Activities EditShe follows Faile Bashere to Ghealdan. She tells Faile about Masema Dagar meeting with the Seanchan before she is captured by the Shaido and made Gai’shain. With the aid of Bain and Chiad, she manages to escape the Shaido camp. She is soon recaptured by the Shaido again and is severely punished for it. She now beds Marthea, a Maiden of the Spear in the hope of finding escape. Faile and her group head to the town of Malden, to meet with Galina Casban in the hope she will help them escape. The group is betrayed by Galina and left for dead in a burnt out old house. They are rescued by Rolan and a number of those who have sworn oath’s of fealty to Faile. They are all finally rescued from the Shaido when Perrin meets up with the group, after he began his joint attack with the Seanchan against the Shaido. After the Battle of Malden she meets with Alliandre Maritha Kigarin, Faile and Lacile. The four woman hold a funeral ceremony for the Aiel men and Marthea, who protected them while they were in the Shaido camp and then ultimately murdered.

Barmanes Nolaisen
Barmanes Nolaisen is a member of Cha Faile. His sister is Camaille Nolaisen. Faile Bashere takes Barmanes into her service. He then Travels to Ghealdan with Faile and Perrin Aybara and his army to track down Masema Dagar. He accompanies Perrin to the town of Almizar. While there he joins some Seanchan in dice and attempts to find out any news or rumors during the process. When Perrin is struck with an arrow, Barmanes is the one who pulls it out.

Camaille Nolaisen
Camaille Nolaisen is one of the lordlings in Cairhien to try taking up being an Aiel. Her brother is Barmanes Nolaisen. She is pale skinned. She meets Rand al’Thor when he arrives back in Cairhien and leads him to the Throne Room where Colavaere Saighan had just recently crowned herself. Faile Bashere takes Camaille and the rest of her society into her service, where she becomes a member of Cha Faile. Camaille then Travels to Ghealdan with Faile and Perrin Aybara and his army to track down Masema Dagar. She accompanies Perrin to the town of Almizar. While there she joins some Seanchan in dice and attempts to find out any news or rumors during the process. After the Battle of Malden she goes with the scouts into Cairhien to look for Rand al’Thor.

Carlon Belcelona
Carlon Belcelona is a Tairen noble who is part of Cha Faile. He has a long nose and a narrow chin. A member of Cha Faile. He accompanies Faile Bashere to Ghealdan. When Faile is captured by the Shaido he is forced to obey Perrin Aybara. He is part of Perrin’s group that goes to the town of Almizar to pick up some Forkroot.

Haviar
Haviar is a member of Cha Faile. He is sent to Masema Dagar’s camp under the pretense that he is a Dragonsworn. While he is there he spies on Masema’s activities.

Lacile Aldorwin
Lacile Aldorwin is a member of Cha Faile. She is slim, pale and short. She follows Faile Bashere to Ghealdan. She tells Faile about Masema Dagar meeting with the Seanchan before she is captured by the Shaido and made Gai’shain. With the aid of Bain and Chiad, she manages to escape the Shaido camp. She is soon recaptured by the Shaido again and is severely punished for it. She now beds Jhoradin in the hope of finding escape. Faile and her group head to the town of Malden, to meet with Galina Casban in the hope she will help them escape. The group is betrayed by Galina and left for dead in a burnt out old house. They are rescued by Rolan and a number of those who have sworn oath’s of fealty to Faile. They are all finally rescued from the Shaido when Perrin meets up with the group, after he began his joint attack with the Seanchan against the Shaido. When Perrin kills Rolan, Lacile stabs Jhoradin in the back killing him as well. After the Battle of Malden she meets with Alliandre Maritha Kigarin, Faile and Arrela. The four woman hold a funeral ceremony for the Aiel men that protected them while they were in the Shaido camp and then ultimately murdered.

Medore Damara
Medore Damara is a Tairen noble. Her father is the High Lord Astoril Damara. She is tall with bright blue eyes and a dark face. A member of Cha Faile. She accompanies Faile Bashere to Ghealdan. When Faile is captured by the Shaido she is forced to obey Perrin Aybara. She accompanies Perrin Aybara and Sebban Balwer, who has taken Cha Faile under his wing, into So Habor. They find Martyn Tallanvor there and bring him back to Perrin. When Perrin and Tylee Khirgan’s group go to Almizar, Medore and Balwer slip away.

Meralda
Meralda is a member of Cha Faile. She is from Tear. She is tall and dark. She follows Faile Bashere to Ghealdan. She is sent into Bethal in disguise to plot the layout of the city.

Nerion
Nerion is a member of Cha Faile. He is sent to Masema Dagar’s camp under the pretence that he is a Dragonsworn. While he is there he spies on Masema’s activities.

Parelean
Parelean was a member of Cha Faile. He was from Tear. H had a square chin. He had a beard but started shaving once he joined Cha Faile. He follows Faile Bashere to Ghealdan and seems to be one of the leaders of Cha Faile. He manages to tell Faile about Masema Dagar meeting with the Seanchan before he is killed in battle with the Shaido.

Selande Darengil
Selande Darengil is a Lady from a minor Cairhienin House and is loyal to Colavaere Saighan. She becomes the leader of Cha Faile. Se is very short and pale with very long dark hair.

She is told by Colavaere Saighan to try and flirt and even bed Rand al’Thor in order to tie strings to him for her to control. Rand has an idea about the scheme and scares her off with talk about the taint of Saidin and that he can channel. She idolises the Aiel Maidens of the Spear and begins to practise with the sword to try and become a Maiden of the sword even adapting ji’e’toh. She becomes leader of their “society”.

She meets Rand al’Thor when he arrives back in Cairhien and leads him to the Throne Room where Colavaere Saighan had just recently crowned herself. She is still afraid of Rand but it begins to diminish around him. Faile Bashere takes Selande and the rest of her society into her service. Selande then Travels to Ghealdan with Faile and Perrin Aybara and his army to track down Masema Dagar.

She is sent in disguse into Bethal to map out the layout of the city. After Faile is kidnapped Sebban Balwer steps in to control the spying network of Cha Faile. She reports to Balwer and Perrin on Masema meeting with Annoura Larisen and Masuri Sokawa.
She goes through the aqueduct to enter the town of Malden before Perrin begins his attack.

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