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”She is speaking to my father, and he is laughing. Laughing and holding her. We are all there, including Helaran. He never left. The people my mother knew... Dreder... never came to our home. Mother loves me. She teaches me philosophy, and she shows me how to draw.
Dreder's association with her mother is one of the things Shallan wishes never happened. It is possible that he is the Skybreaker acolyte who Shallan's mother is intimate with, or the person with Shallan's mother when she died.