is the father of Ayna
, the three protagonist children of Power of Three
. He is the Chief of Garholt
, and shown to be a cheerful, extrovert and easy-going person. He does not get along very well with his son Gair
, who is none of those things.
Gest is married to Adara, whom he won by completing three challenges. This romantic and fairy-tale like way of getting a wife has caused many in Garholt to consider him quite a hero.
It doesn't hurt that he was originally from Islaw; Islaw people are generally thought to be a bit fey.