Author: Kyria d'Oreyn
He wears a pair of long knifes at his belt and his hands show a knifeman's calluses.
He attached himself years ago to Gamel Loune and has been over-protective of him since then. Loune is sure that Mantual would stay even if he stopped paying him. Karede senses him to be close kin to Ajimbura.
Mantual serves the Banner-General's kaf, all the while eyeing Karede.
(Reference: Knife of Dreams, Chapter 34)
"I waited till the others left since there's hardly enough for you any more. Don't know when I'm going to get more, I don't." (Mantual to Loune about his kaf; Knife of Dreams, Chapter 34)