Danu 12 (December 5)
- 978 NE - An unexpected thaw melts all of the snow on Dragonmount, except on the very peak.
- 999 NE - Loial arrives in Caemlyn. Seven of the Salidar embassy go to the palace in an attempt to intimidate Rand. Kiruna and Bera arrive and take control of the Salidar embassy, bringing the number of Aes Sedai to thirteen. Rand takes Min, Perrin and Faile to Cairhien.
- 999 NE - Rand takes to his bed. Coiren sends a note asking to meet Rand; he declines. Berelain begins flirting with Perrin.