Works for House Shom as a messenger and owes them many debts. House Shom keep him in their work for he provides to be a competent messenger, and manages to keep their messages secret. He doesn't cross Shom even if it were to cost his life, as he knows …
Head of the Wavir tradepost in Altaruk
Rhotan is fiercely loyal to House Wavir, who has been kind to him in turn, and makes no secret that he plans to leave Altaruk behind and head his house’s trade posts in one of the city-states some day soon.
He is a dwarf beggar in [[Altaruk | Altaruk]] who mumbles about Kalak's "secret prophecy".