aka: Garenia Rosoinde

One of the [Kin]. She is a [Saldaean|Saldaea] merchant.

! Physical Description

She has typical [Saldaean|Saldaea] dark tilted eyes and hooked nose. She looks about [Nynaeve|Nynaeve alMeara]'s age. ([ACoS,Ch23]) She is [Saldaean|Saldaea] with a strong nose, dark eyes and a wide mouth. She is short and slim hipped. She looks not much older than [Nynaeve|Nynaeve alMeara]. ([TPoD,Ch5]) She is about the same height as [Nynaeve|Nynaeve alMeara]. ([WH,Ch8])

! Chronology (Possible Spoilers)

* Zarya Alkaese spend two years as a [novice|novices] with [Careane|Careane Fransi]. ([TPoD,Ch28])
* Zarya runs away from the [White Tower], finds the [Kin], and begins a new life as Garenia Rosoinde about 930 NE. ([TPoD,Ch28])
* While [Reanne|Reanne Corly] is talking to [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] and [Nynaeve|Nynaeve alMeara], [Berowin|berowin] brings in Garenia who has been gone for several years. [Setalle|Setalle Anan] notes that Garenia looks just like Zarya Alkaese. Garenia is shocked because "Zarya" disappeared seventy years ago. ([ACoS,Ch23])
* Garenia is upset that [Setalle|Setalle Anan] knows about the [Kin]. [Reanne|Reanne Corly] reassures her. ([ACoS,Ch24])
* Garenia is at the [farm|Farm] when [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] and her party arrive. ([TPoD,Ch4])
* Garenia participates in the circle that uses the [Bowl of the Winds] to fix the weather. ([TPoD,Ch5])
* Garenia and the rest of the [Kin] [Travel|Weaves] with [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] to [Andor] when the [Seanchan|Seanchan (People)] attack the [farm|Farm]. ([TPoD,Ch6])
* Garenia and the rest of the [Kin] travel across [Andor] with [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] toward [Caemlyn]. ([TPoD,Ch20])
* Reanne and the rest of the [Kin] travel with [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] to the [Royal Palace] in [Caemlyn]. [Adeleas|Adeleas Namelle] finally recognizes Garenia and exposes her as Zarya Alkaese. She is put in [novice|novices] white. ([TPoD,Ch28])
* [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] and Zarya conclude that [Adeleas|Adeleas Namelle]' murderer must be [Merilille|Merilille Ceandevin], [Careane|Careane Fransi] or [Sareitha|Sareitha Tomares]. They report this to [Vandene|Vandene Namelle]. [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] puts them in [Vandene|Vandene Namelle]'s charge to keep them from talking any more. ([WH,Ch8])
* [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] and Zarya follow [Vandene|Vandene Namelle] as she goes about her business in the [Royal Palace]. ([CoT,Ch11])
* [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] and Zarya meekly follow [Vandene|Vandene Namelle] and [Jaem] as they walk through the [Royal Palace]. ([KoD,Ch14])
* [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] and Zarya follow [Vandene|Vandene Namelle] in to see [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] when she reports the murder of [Reanne|Reanne Corly]. ([KoD,Ch17])

! Other References (Possible Spoilers)

# In [A Crown of Swords]
## [ACoS,Ch23] - Garenia is a very strong [channeler|True Source], as strong as [Lelaine|Lelaine Akashi] or [Romanda|Romanda Cassin].
## [ACoS,Ch31] - When [Reanne|Reanne Corly] claims there are only a few [Kin] [Elayne|Elayne Trakand] cites Garenia, [Berowin|berowin], [Derys|Derys Nermala] and [Alise|Alise Tenjile] as well.
# In [The Path of Daggers]
## [TPoD,Ch5] - Garenia poses as a [Saldaean|Saldaea] merchant.
## [TPoD,Ch5] - Garenia is stronger than [Reanne|Reanne Corly] or [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin].
## [TPoD,Ch28] - [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] is almost as strong a [channeler|True Source] as Garenia.
# In [Winters Heart]
## [WH,Ch11] - [Vandene|Vandene Namelle] refuses to give lessons to the [Windfinders|Sea Folk] any more since she now has full time charge of [Kirstian|Kirstian Chalwin] and Zarya.

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