Aine 27 (April 11)
- 999 NE - Mat is visited by Elayne, Egwene, and Nynaeve. He is given a letter for Morgase and a pass from the Amyrlin. Mat then flees from the White Tower that night, meeting Thom Merrilin, and departing for Caemlyn with him.
- 999 NE - Egwene, Elayne, and Nynaeve board a ship bound for Tear in order to hunt the Black Ajah.