Lellding is the owner of the inn at the center of town.
The people look up to him, and respect him as the unofficial leader of the town.
His son was killed by a cockatrice, but a vision of a jewelled dagger has suggested a more sinister cause of death.
When Della ran into town, he went to save Della’s mother, Isendra from wolves and bears.
His belief in the spirits is reluctant, but the coincidences occurring around town are becoming difficult to ignore.