- Lews Therin has emerged as the voice in Rand's head. He's a nutter, too, so Rand is stuck listening to his weeping/ranting/homicidal ideas.
- Lanfear had her eyes on the Sun Throne - I missed that on the first read.
- Matt's medallion is proven out as a protection against channeling.
- Min and Elaine come to terms with the fact that they both love Rand. Meanwhile, Rand plays between the sheets with Avienda.
- Forsaken body count: Lanfear (?), Ravin, Asmodean. Moghedien is also captured by Nynaeve.
- The rebel Aes Sedai have set up camp in Salidar, and Nynave, Min, and Elaine are there with them.
- Biggest thing to happen: Moraine is presumed dead after taking Lanfear out through the mysterious doorway.
Next up: Lord of Chaos