She had been trained in the martial arts of Cathay.
She has a feral beauty and crimson hair. [1a]
In -290 IC she and several other Lahmians, as Handmaidens of the Moon, priestesses of the goddess Shaya travelled to the capital of the Draesca to bring W'soran to their queen, in chains if need be. [1b]
After W'soran fled from the siege of Mourkain, [1c] Layla, Iona and Khemalla joined with Melkhoir and Iskar of Clan Skyre to try and capture him. [1d] He however brought down an avalanche on them all as he unleashed his magic. [1e]
|You ruined her. You broke her and flayed her and the sisterhood of the Silver Pinnacle will make you pay for every drop of blood you squeezed from her flesh. You will pay for her pain and for that of Lupa Stregga as well, old monster!
~ Iona to W'soran. [1d]
- 1: Master of Death (novel)