"No. When you die your dæmon just goes out like a candle flame. I seen it happen. I never saw my Castor, though - I never said goodbye -""
—a child replying to another ghost who had asked whether they would see their dæmon again.[src]
Castor's human was a child from the land of the dead whose dæmon was called Castor. Other ghosts that were mentioned included Sandling's human and Matapan's human.[1]



  1. The Amber Spyglass, Chapter 22
World of the dead
Locations AbyssHolding areaLand of the deadSuburbs of the land of the dead
Natives BoatmanGracious WingsMarthaMagdaPeterMartha and Peter's sonMartha and Peter's childMartha and Peter's baby
Ghosts Castor's humanDirk JansenJohn ParryLee ScoresbyMatapan's humanRoger ParslowSandling's human
Important DeathsHarpiesGhostsThe Authority
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