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"Really? She's keeping it, then?"
— Quicksand about Blaze, Deserter

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.

Biography

The Jade Mountain Prophecy

Darkness of Dragons

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.


Winglets

Deserter

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.

Family Tree

QuicksandOstrich
KindleSix-Claws2 Dragons
Ostrich


Quotes

"Really? […] She's keeping it then?"
― to Ostrich, about Oasis allowing Blaze to live (Deserter)

"That's easy. The one who likes cutting the legs off jackrabbits just to see what they'll do. […] There was one flopping around the courtyard shrieking for an hour yesterday. Do you know how hard it is to stuff olives under those conditions?"
― about Burn (Deserter)

"To become the next queen, […] Because she thinks she'd be better at it than the current queen."
― about Queen Oasis' sister (Deserter)


SandWings
Queens

Present: ThornOasis
Historical: Scorpion

Royalty

BlazeBlisterBurnCharScaldSingeSmolderSunnyOnyx

Jade Mountain

SunnyQibliOnyxOstrichAridPronghorn

Other Dragons

Present: AddaxAgaveArmadilloCamelCapybaraCereusCobraDuneHorizonJerboa IIIKindleMeerkatNeedleOcotilloOstrichPalmParchPrickleQuicksandRattlesnakeSaguaroSandstormSiroccoSix-ClawsTawnyTorchViperVulture
Historical: JerboaJerboa II

Hybrids

Sunny

Kingdom

Blaze's fortressBlister's hideoutGreat Five-Tail RiverJerboa III's hutNorth BeachPossibilitySandWing strongholdScorpion Den

Society

OutclawsTalons of PowerWar of SandWing Succession