Kendry's figurehead is carved in the visage of a young man.
Kendry is anchored at Trehaug when Malta Vestrit, Satrap Cosgo, and Kekki travel down the Rain Wild River in a small boat after escaping from Frengong. Malta calls to Kendry to help them stop, but the ship does not hear her.
After the truth about liveships is revealed, Kendry becomes dejected. Reyn Khuprus privately doubts if Kendry will be able to accept the truth of his own existence.