Those people around whom the Wheel of Time specifically weaves the Pattern.
The Wheel of Time
The Wheel weaves as the Wheel wills, and we are only the thread of the Pattern.
It is the center of Aes Sedai power and is the largest, most populous city in the Westlands.
Towers of Midnight
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First published in 1990, Robert Jordan began an epic series called The Wheel of Time. For the next seventeen years, readers experienced eleven books of rich and expansive storytelling. However, on September 16th, 2007, Robert Jordan passed away due to cardiac amyloidosis. His legacy is carried on by Brandon Sanderson, a fellow fantasy author and Wheel of Time fan. With the help of Harriet Rigney, Robert Jordan's wife and editor, Mr. Sanderson continues a journey over twenty years in the making.
All manner of characters populate the vast world of the series. With thirteen books and a prequel so far, The Wheel of Time series contains thousands of characters, from Aes Sedai, Warders, and nobility, to humble farmers and maids, from powerful warriors to those sworn to peace in all they do.
Egwene al'Vere is described as beautiful, with large brown eyes and long dark hair. Like Nynaeve, she used to wear her hair in a long braid, a habit she dropped as she became more sophisticated in her grooming through the course of the series. She's very short, around 5' or 5'1". Egwene is frequently described as wanting to learn everything, as fast as possible; she often chafes against the restrictions her teachers put on her, even those set for her own safety. Moiraine Damodred has made note of Egwene's social intuition; while she may not understand the private or secret machinations going on around her, she is often (at least) aware that they are happening—a strong contrast to the other Two Rivers characters in the series, who tend to take everything around them at face value. She is one of the strongest channelers seen in over a thousand years. Egwene al'Vere is only outstripped in the One Power currently by Nynaeve, Talaan, Sharina, Alivia, Tamela, Viendre, and the Forsaken. However, because she experienced forced learning under the Seanchan, she is stronger than Elayne and Aviendha. She has yet, however, to reach her own potential strength. (more...)
Verin Sedai: “By the way, that dress you are wearing is green.”
Egwene al'Vere: “Egwene frowned at the nonsense, glancing down at her dress. Of course it wasn't green. What was Verin saying? Had the woman become—”
—Verin Sedai and Egwene al'Vere
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