Davram Rap Sheet
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Full name: Lord Davram Bashere
High Seat of House Bashere, Lord of Bashere, Tyr and Sidona,
Guardian of the Blightborder, Defender of the Heartland, and Marshal-General to
Queen Tenobia of Saldaea. Married to Deira Bashere. He is the father of Zarine
and Maedin Bashere and uncle of Queen Tenobia. The sign of House Bashere is
three red kingspenny blossoms on a field of blue.
He is short and slender with a hooked beak of a nose and
dark tilted eyes. He has gray streaked black hair and a thick mustache like
down-turned horns around his wide mouth. (TFoH,Ch56) He is very short, has
typical Saldaean tilted eyes and eagle beak nose, and has a gray streaked
- Davram Bashere talks Queen Tenobia
out of riding to battle when she is only sixteen. (TSR,Ch56)
- Tenobia learns of Mazrim Taim's
escape. She sends Davram Bashere to deal with him. Bashere heads southeast
with his army. (TFoH,Prologue, TFoH,Ch56)
- Davram Bashere and his army
disappear from Saldaea. Tenobia is also not cooperating with the Aes Sedai.
- Davram Bashere arrives in Caemlyn.
He meets with Rand and places his cavalry at Rand's disposal. (TFoH,Ch56)
- After watching Rand practice
the sword, he asks why, then throws a dagger at Rand. Rand stops it with saidin.
They talk of Aes Sedai, Whitecloaks and Sammael. He mentions Rand needs
the Aes Sedai. (LoC,Ch1)
- Taim is escorted into
courtyard. Rand reminds Bashere of the amnesty. Bashere states it holds
outside of Saldaea. Bashere seemed doubtful it was Taim. Taim taunts
Bashere of events in Saldaea. Taim gives Rand a seal. Bashere stops Rand
from breaking it. Rand gives it to Bashere. Bashere mentions Muad Cheade
was mad, but never lost a battle. (LoC,Ch2)
- Bashere has heard no news
from Saldaea since he left. He reports to Rand that some Andoran nobles
are in Caemlyn. Bael, Bashere and their guards accompany Rand to Culain's
Hound to meet with the two Aes Sedai there. (LoC,Ch10)
- Bashere brings Lord Abelle,
Lord Luan, Lady Dyelin and Lady Ellorien to the Grand Hall of the Royal
Palace to meet with Rand. (LoC,Ch16)
- Bashere has his cavalry
practicing riding between two closely spaced stones at full gallop. (LoC,Ch26)
- Bashere sends news to Rand of
more nobles returning to Caemlyn. (LoC,Ch28)
- Bashere suggests the name
"Asha'man" for Rand's channeling men. (LoC,Ch42)
- Bashere is out of town with
his cavalry while Rand meets with the Andoran nobles. (LoC,Ch41)
- Bashere and Perrin discuss
his marriage to Faile. They then join Deira Bashere and Faile. Faile's
parents agree to accept Perrin as their son-in-law. (LoC,Ch46)
- Bashere and his wife are out
with their troops when the Aes Sedai confront Rand at the Royal Palace. (LoC,Ch49)
- Rand meets with Bashere, Bael,
Melaine, Dorindha and Deira. Bashere is worried about what Caraline, Toram
and Darlin are doing. He is building an army out of Taim's rejects. (ACoS,Ch7)
- Bashere leads the Saldaean
troops through Rand's gateway into the Square of Tammaz in Illian. When Rand
returns from Shadar Logoth, Bashere is waiting in the throne room. (ACoS,Ch41)
- Bashere is the last to arrive
at Rand's camp near the Nemarellin Mountains. (TPoD,Ch21)
- Bashere accompanies Rand as
his army Travels to Altara. (TPoD,Ch22)
- After the first skirmish with
the Seanchan, Bashere consoles Rand telling him they will do better.
Several battles later, when Rand is wounded, Gregorin arrives with Bashere
to help. Gregorin and Bashere recommend taking their victory and going
- Bashere leads Jeordwyn
Semaris, Amondrid, Gueyam and Rochaid into the final battle with the Seanchan.
As the battle gets out of control, Bashere sends orders to Semaradrid, Gregorin
and Weiramon to rally to Rand. He tackles Rand when Callandor goes
out of control. (TPoD,Ch24)
- Bashere and Bael survey the
armies laying siege to Caemlyn. He is surprised that so many Houses are
supporting Arymilla. After learning that Deira was stabbed, he sends Tumad
to find Logain and agree to his plan. (CoT,Prologue)
- Guided by the missing Aes
Sedai's Warders, Logain Travels to find Rand accompanied by Bashere and a
hundred of his horsemen, a half dozen other Asha'man, eight Aes Sedai
including Toveine, Gabrelle and Samitsu, Loial and Karldin. (CoT,Ch24)
- Bashere and Rand discuss the
attacks in Cairhien and agree that someone is after the intact seals. Rand
sends Bashere, Logain and Loial to negotiate a truce with the Seanchan. (CoT,Ch24)
- Davram Bashere meets with
High Lady Suroth to discuss a truce. She is willing to negotiate, but
wants Rand to meet the Daughter of the Nine Moons. (CoT,Epilogue)
- TSR,Ch13 - Rumor has it that Mazrim
Taim made the sun stand still while he defeated Lord Bashere.
- TSR,Ch41 - Faile tells Perrin
that her father is Davram Bashere and gives his full titles.
- TFoH,Prologue - Elaida's
council discusses the fact that Bashere is moving an army southeast. This
implies that word of Mazrim Taim's escape has leaked out and Saldaea no
longer trusts the White Tower to take care of him.
- TFoH,Ch27 - The five great
captains of the Westlands are Agelmar Jagad, Davram Bashere, Gareth Bryne,
Pedron Niall and Rodel Ituralde.
- TFoH,Ch25 - Egwene sees a
report in Elaida's study that Davram Bashere and his army cannot be found.
- TFoH,Ch49 - Nynaeve and Elayne
see a report in Elaida's study that Davram Bashere still cannot be found.
- LoC,Ch4 - Rand thinks that
only he, Mat and Bashere know the true plan for attacking Sammael.
- LoC,Ch5 - Mat thinks that
only he, Rand and Bashere know the true plan for attacking Sammael.
- LoC,Ch9 - Balwer reports to Niall
that Davram Bashere is in Caemlyn with his cavalry.
- LoC,Ch11 - Taim warns Rand
that he should build his own army. Tenobia may revoke Bashere's offer of
- LoC,Ch45 - Bashere and Rand
limit the number of soldiers in the city, so Perrin has the Two Rivers men
camp west of town.
- ACoS,Ch6 - His full title is
given in reference to Faile's standing.
- ACoS,Ch41 - The sign of House
Bashere is three red kingspenny blossoms on a field of blue.
- TPoD,Prologue - Davram is
next in line for the throne of Saldaea after Tenobia.
- TPoD,Ch13 - Rand tells Eagan
Padros that Davram Bashere will deal with the Aiel in Illian.
- WH,Ch27 - Tenobia is very
anxious to see her uncle. Elayne tells her he is near Caemlyn.
- CoT,Ch14 – Elayne hopes the Borderlanders
move south quickly. She has confidence that Bael and Bashere have enough
control to keep their forces from interfering.
- CoT,Ch23 - Cadsuane notes that the Seanchan are like the
five great captains. When they lose a battle, they figure out what went wrong