This is Jill, the girl who lost her mother at the age of seven and has to go with her father, Cullyn, out on the roads. He is a Silverdagger, and the best swordsman in Deverry. She also becomes a Silverdagger and meets the love of her life, Rhodry. He was a prince, but hated his older brother so bad that he got deported. She also meets the old man Nevyn, who is a healer and master of dweomer. Nevyn wants Jill to join dweomer, for ever since Jill was a small girl she has had dreams that comes true, feels the dweomer-warning and sees the 'Wildfolk'. Her Urd is to become a master of dweomer.