Octieve San is a Breton retiree who lives in Solitude. With an Amulet of Mara, the Dragonborn has the option of marrying Octieve.

Background[edit | edit source]

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"I'm too old to work, but that don't make me too old to drink."
―Octieve San[src]

His daughter, Evette San, takes care of him. Critical of his age, he drinks and gambles heavily. Due to his gambling problems, he has accumulated a large sum of debt, and if the Dragonborn helps pay off his debt he offers Two-Handed training.

Interactions[edit | edit source]

A Few Words with You[edit | edit source]

Octieve San asks the Dragonborn to convince Irnskar Ironhand waive his debts.

Location[edit | edit source]

Conversations[edit | edit source]

Evette: "Father, could you clean up the house a little while I'm away?"
Octieve: "Maybe. I'll see if I feel like it."
Evette: "I'm on my feet all day. Can you please do this one thing for me?"
Octieve: "Sure, whatever."

Octieve: "Where've you been all day?"
Evette: "At the market, father."
Octieve: "Well, did you bring back any mead?"
Evette: "I barely make enough for us to eat as it is, father. You can't just drink it all away."
Octieve: "Humph. Some daughter you are."

Quotes[edit | edit source]

  • "Being old's not so bad. Daughter keeps me fed, and my working days are done."
  • "Got nothin' better to do than bother an old man?"
  • "You want know the one truth I've learned in all my years? Life's too hard to face sober."

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Octieve San is a Breton, while his daughter Evette San is a Nord. This may be an oversight, or it may be that Evette's mother and Octieve's wife was a Nord, or Octieve is not her biological father.
  • If the Dragonborn kills Evette San, then it is likely that he will send hired thugs in response.
  • Should Octieve die after being helped, he will leave an inheritance of 100 Gold.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

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