Aine 19 (April 3)
- 998 NE - Rand and his party battle Trollocs and Myrddraal. They decide to take refuge in Shadar Logoth, but after an encounter with Mordeth, they decide to flee. After narrowly escaping Mashadar, they become separated.
- 1000 NE - Perrin meets with Tylee Khirgan and makes an agreement to ally with the Seanchan against the Shaido.
- 1000 NE - Faile retrieves the Oath Rod to deliver to Galina.