The last Dragon got, famously, killed someone one to he would previously loved and you can Mat need certainly to- he must know

The last Dragon got, famously, killed someone one to he would previously loved and you can Mat need certainly to- he must know

And if he had been any sort of… from buddy to help you Mat, he’d end up being encouraging your to go, to get recovered, getting lay free.

Sure, Rand got cherished Egwene

The guy kissed this new rough bend out of Mat’s jaw alternatively. Over loaded inside the temperature. In the event that Pad was making – and you will Mat is actually certainly leaving, the guy won’t have said some thing if the he hadn’t made his head – after that Rand wanted to enjoys something to think of from the months in the future.

Mat met Rand’s you need that have a sweetness and you may a softness you to only made your shed warmer, therefore ached to think of how in the near future this will be went. Just how he may have not they again.

After they was basically over, together with flame got burned out for now, Rand draped Pad round the him such as for instance a good blanket, stroking an unstable hands along his top.

“Nynaeve is coming beside me,” Pad told you, and it seemed including an apology. “She desires be Aes Sedai. Don’t understand it, me, but I suppose There isn’t to help you.”

“I am aware,” Rand told you, burying their deal with from inside the Mat’s shoulder. One, at the very least, are not surprising that. Nynaeve had said before one she would go with Pad when the he selected Tar Valon and you may Rand… the guy assented fully that have Nynaeve’s need, yet they made him end up being empty when he considered it. Perrin, no less than, hadn’t revealed one need for supposed, therefore Rand would not treat him, as well.