Quicksand was an adult male SandWing who was introduced in Deserter. He worked as the head chef of Queen Oasis' kitchen and was the father of Six-Claws. He was killed by an unnamed sickness that had swept through the SandWing stronghold.
The Jade Mountain Prophecy
Palm thought about Quicksand for a moment as she fled from the palace. She was hallucinating, thinking to herself how Quicksand would be disappointed in her for leaving dates out in the sun for too long, but she quickly shook it off, remembering that her old boss had been dead for years.
Quicksand was the head chef of Queen Oasis's kitchen, portrayed as an extremely loyal and considerate dragon. He and Ostrich, Six-Claws' mother, were partners and were married. He, unfortunately, died of the same disease as Char several years before Queen Oasis was killed and the War of SandWing Succession started.
- "Really? […] She's keeping it then?"
- ― to Ostrich, about Oasis allowing Blaze to live (Deserter)
- "To become the next queen, […] Because she thinks she'd be better at it than the current queen."
- ― about Queen Oasis' sister (Deserter)
Present: Addax • Agave • Armadillo • Camel • Capybara • Cereus • Cobra • Dune • Horizon • Jerboa III • Kindle • Meerkat • Needle • Ocotillo • Ostrich • Palm • Parch • Prickle • Quicksand • Rattlesnake • Saguaro • Sandstorm • Sirocco • Six-Claws • Tawny • Torch • Viper • Vulture