A key member in a group of Foretellers. The weaver harnesses the energy of his comrades and sublimates it into an answer to whatever question has been asked.
Weaver Term Timeline in The Left Hand of Darkness
The timeline below shows where the term Weaver appears in The Left Hand of Darkness. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...unanswerable question. It destroyed the group and killed some of the Foretellers, but gave the Weaver, Meshe, who was the founder of Yomeshta, the ability to see the past, present, and... (full context)
...the Foretellers to answer, and waits until all nine of them can gather together: the Weaver; Faxe; two Zanies, whom Ai diagnoses as schizophrenic; five Celibates, one of whom must be... (full context)