In The Shadow of the Dead Gods
Mother of Brom "Kin-slayer"
A crowd favorite in the arena’s of Urik, Ruk fought all challengers. Beginning as a slave in the obsidian mines her owners from House Zefren gave odds that she would be dead within a week. But they were wrong, she only grew stronger and more determined to win her freedom from bondage. Her first opportunity was when several of the other miners trapped her in an abandon mine shaft and tried to rape her. By the time the guards found where the screaming was coming from three miners lay dead. Word of this reached Malik, who was always looking for an advantage or spectacle and he felt she could be the next arena star. She was everything he had hoped for and more, she fought and killed all the challengers and was finally was pitted against the House Lubar champion. In a fight that is still talked about in the streets of Urik, Ruk after being disarmed by the Lubar champion tumbled past her opponents whirling Lotulis and broke her neck claiming victory. But, Malik not being a man of his word didn’t present her with freedom only a mate, Tulak…….