- "How do you imagine we came to the point where we have so much, while so many outside the gates of this elegant home have to struggle to survive?"
- ―Wilhuff Tarkin's father, to his son
The Tarkin family of Eriadu lived in a elegant and luxurious family compound. Like other mansions inhabited by wealthy Eriaduans, it clumsily emulated the architectural style of the Core Worlds. When Wilhuff Tarkin was still a boy, he lived in the family compound with his father and mother.