Mretsei Mrete is the founder, hero and unofficially, the mother of Terredae. She was the child of a Noblewoman, and a Buddhist priest. She started and was the lead figure of the Terredaic Independence Movement and also was the founder of the Nationalist Party of Terredae (now banned indefinitely for crimes), and composed the lyrics and music of Progression, the National Anthem of Terredae. She was hanged in 1770, by order of the Governer of the British Protectorate of Terredae, for being a threat to the British Empire. She is the ancestor of Shiromune Pradnitsiya.