- "On the flight-rock platform, the Stone Pilot stood over the flight-burners, as tense as a mire-heron waiting to strike an oozefish."
- —simile about Maugin
Mire-herons were birds found in the Mire, which preyed on oozefish. They were very similar to pied herons, which lived in the same region and were also herons.
- ↑ Clash of the Sky Galleons, Chapter 9: Stormlashed