Lorent Tyrell was the head of House Tyrell, Lord of Highgarden, and Warden of the South from 389 AC till his death in 398 AC. Lorent was a well respected man of impeccable honor.

Loras was always a sickly man, suffering from a myriad of ailments throughout his life.

Lorent was confined to a wheelchair in the years leading to his death, he would eventually die of a summer fever complicated by his lifelong illness.