Tika was forced by her father to became a thief in her youth. One day his father went to meet a nobleman, but neither of them ever returned. Otik the tavern owner caught her trying to steal him, and felt pity. He adopted her and she now works as a barmaid at the Inn of the Last Home.
Growing, she became a beautiful women, and Caramon fell in love with her. She accompanied the companions during the War of the Lance, and after she became the owner of the Inn of the Last Home. She had three sons with Caramon: Sturm, Tanin and Palin. The first two died fighting against the army of Takhisis and the third became a mage and saved the world from the Chaos, father of all and nothing.