- "Lieutenant Gamad, swollen with his newly inherited seniority, was inclined to challenge Miles's authority over the refinery, technically, it was true, Felician property. After Daum's cool, get the-job-done intensity, Miles suffered him ungladly."
- ―Gamad wants to be in charge[src]
Lieutenant Gamad, a junior officer of Felice, was an ambitious but not terribly bright man who attempted to climb his nation's promotion ladder at Miles Vorkosigan's expense. The attempt failed when Baz Jesek and Arde Mayhew explained matters to General Halify upon his arrival at the mining facility the nascent Dendarii fleet had taken over.
- The Warrior's Apprentice chapter 14