Vania weighs herself against the world, and she is the lighter.
Lianne is negative space: unseen, unacknowledged, and utterly vital.
Jasson is a bright, shining word, that slays empires.
Liam is the ghost, beneficent and maleficent, risen to life.
Kalasin is the never-dying.
Roald is the breath of life, who blows into Thayet and causes her to live again.