A group of young Tairen and Cairhien nobles. In a superficial way they have taken on some of the customs and standards of the Aiel, much to the chagrin of genuine Aiel.

Possible Spoilers#

A group of them have aligned with Faile calling themselves Cha Faile or "Falcon's Talon."

References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Ch6 - Several young women ignore Perrin's orders but defer to Faile.
  2. In The Path of Daggers
    1. TPoD,Ch8 - A number of young men and women have sworn fealty to Faile. They call themselves Cha Faile, the Falcon's Talon in the Old Tongue.
  3. In Winter's Heart
    1. WH,Ch5 - Perrin learns from Berelain that Cha Faile are actually spying for Faile.
    2. WH,Ch6 - The Cha Faile members agree to obey Perrin until Faile is found. In exchange, he will let them have their horses and not force them to run like the Aiel.
  4. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch5 - Perrin suggests that Berelain insert some of the Cha Faile members with the Aiel and Berelain as spies.
  5. In Knife of Dreams
    1. KoD,Ch12 - Twelve Cha Faile members accompany Perrin and Tylee to Almizar.
    2. KoD,Ch26 - Before the main attack, Perrin sends a force into Malden through the aqueduct. Selande leads twenty Cha Faile.
    3. KoD,Ch30 - Faile and the other Cha Faile cluster around Faile after she is rescued.
  6. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Prologue - After the battle at Malden, Faile and Cha Faile execute Masema Dagar and his remaining followers.