Dame Fres Mira
Fres Mira is a long time companion of Deirdre who came to Amber after one of her sojourns in shadow.
Her shadow of origin is unknown and she does not speak of it. It was a militant one. Deirdre entered her in the military and in time she served in the Elites.
Soon after leaving military service she began working the it administration of Amber, mostly military relief, and filled many role over the course of a dozen centuries. Eventually she was granted a title and retired from public service.
As a civilian she is very active in the Civilian City Cohorts
Eventually she became the caretaker and manager of Princess Deirdre's manor house in the City of Amber. Bright Edge has become something of an official/unofficial headquarters of the CCC
Association with the Barimans
Fres is a vibrant outgoing funny woman and over the course of her long life she has spent time with most of the elders.
She was brought to Amber by Dierdre after her first shadow walk and afterwards was her nearly constant companion. The spent many years traveling in shadow.
Fres is known to have spent 20 years in shadow with Benedict. There was talk of them