Tristana Thorne - Former darling of the capital. Once she lost the protection of the influence of her parents when they died in the rebellion, she was left to fend for herself. Alone. Except she wasn't. Corialanus Snow - Her oldest and dearest friend. They both rely on one another to survive. Sejanus Plinth - District boy. She took him under her wing when he came to the Capitol but recently his actions have puzzled her.