First Imperial Concubine
Name: Zara Jes
Position: First Imperial Concubine, Member of the Office of the Violet Laurel
Affiliations: House Of Golden Flowers, Rose Court
A stunningly beautiful woman and possibly the most powerful woman in the whole of the Empire, Zara has held the position for 2 years. As the woman closest to the Emperor she understands intimately what the will of the Emperor is. For this case since the first emperor the First Imperial Concubine has held this position.
All concubines are trained at the House of Golden Flowers, a special training institution specializing in etiquette, diplomacy and other more intimate matters. the First Imperial Concubine is replaced every 10 years. Selection for the House of Golden Flowers is by private interview and also in secrecy. A girl could be interviewed for the House without even knowing it, but it is know that the requirements for entry are very strict as only a few girls a year are selected for training.