- "A citizen of Cassardis. His joy in life is downing a drink or ten every night at his favorite bar."
Chaves is one of the citizens injured by the Dragon attack, and is hospitalised in Chief Adaro's House along with the Arisen as the beginning of the game.
After recovering Chaves spends much of his time at Inez's Alehouse, especially at night.
Foresight or Folly (Escort Quest)
His line "the horror... the horror of it...." may be a reference to Joseph Conrad's 1902 novella, Heart of Darkness.