- "Leave Lothal? Oh, no, my dear. You're very kind, but this is my home—the only home I've ever known. My grandmother came here as a young woman. She built our house—Capital City's grown up around it, but it's still our house."
- ―Holshef to Merei Spanjaf
The elderly human male poet known as Holshef had a grandmother who established a family home on the planet Lothal. When Merei Spanjaf wanted to move him off-world to escape Imperial prosecution, he recalled his grandmother and how she had established the only home he'd ever known there on Lothal.
- Servants of the Empire: The Secret Academy (First mentioned)