Nightbringer | The Arthurian Online Encyclopedia

Roland de Vaux

The hero of part of Sir Walter Scott’s The Bridal of Triermain.

On a quest to find a Sleeping Beauty, he located a castle in the Valley of St. John, which contained Gyneth, Arthur’s daughter. Merlin had enchanted her into a deep slumber, but Roland woke her with a kiss.

The Bridal of Triermain | Sir Walter Scott, 1804