Gratis (also known as Grat) is the father of first king Wachanga; and is the mate of Tayari.
Gratis is an orangeish tan lion. He has a dark red mane going down his neck to his front legs. He has an outsiderish nose (the author cannot draw good noses).
He also has many scars on his back and one scar near his mouth due to a rare attack from a pack of Cape Dogs during young adulthood.