She is the wife of Beirand and the mother of Kayd. She refuses to let Beirand join the Imperial war effort against the Stormcloaks, believing it to be too dangerous. She also watches after her son, who can often be found in her shop sitting near the door or playing with the other kids.
She is a warm, outgoing person who cares deeply about her family. If the Dragonborn invests in her store, she will become friendly, occasionally saying "You got some sort of fire in your eyes, just like my Beirand."
She say's "You got some sort of fire in your eyes, just like my Beirand." after 'Unfathomable Depths without investing suggesting Unfathomable Depths' reward ancient knowledge is the reason for that line.
If asked about her opinion of Roggvir's execution, she will say that she feels it was a harsh fate. She also says that High King Torygg was 'not even a good king,' and was prone to rambling, incoherent speeches extolling the virtues of the Empire.
- Sayma can sometimes ask the Dragonborn to leave even when the store is open (often happens if Gisli and Irnskar are in the store).
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (First appearance)