|Nation||Republic of Cinnabar|
She had been Corder's secretary; a pleasant woman in her forties, very different from young mistresses that Corder normally favored.
She took care of Corder's son Daniel when he was a child, and later married his father the day after his first wife's funeral. Infuriated, sixteen-year-old Daniel had an angry falling out with his father during which he called Anise "a whore", and Corder worse. The two men stopped speaking, and Corder disowned Daniel, who went away to join the Navy.1:1