Head shaven, |
|Appears in||The Way of Kings|
Ashir is a chemist/cook and ardent, who lives with his wife, Geranid, " ... on a tiny Reshi island, technically sent to provide for the religious needs of any Vorin visitors." However, for Ashir, living there was a way of getting away and focusing on both his and his wife's experiments.
He likes to talk and has a soft, kindly voice. However, stating that he tires of cooking because he doesn't have the passion for it that he once did, he questions the worth of a cook in the Spiritual Realm.
|“||The body must be fed in the Physical Realm, but the spirit exists in a completely different state.||”|
|“||I'll have to read and see if anyone has ever eaten while visiting Shadesmar.||”|
He isn't as strong in mathematics as he is in theory.
Q. Belief has had a lot to do with the cosmere. (For example, in Warbreaker, appearances of the Returned had a lot to do with belief.) Will belief have a big part to play in The Stormlight Archive?
A. It already has. The two scholars measuring the spren.