From Tar Valon Library
Author: Leora Oldessroth
- Alar tries to dissuade Rand, Ingtar, and the others from using the Ways to follow Padan Fain; when she is unable to do so, she reluctantly grants them permission to enter the Ways (TGH, Ch. 36).
- Alar charges Rand with keeping Loial safe and making sure he returns home to Stedding Shangtai when his part in the Pattern is done (TGH, Ch. 36).
- Alar informs Rand and the others that there is a Portal Stone nearby and escorts them to it (TGH, Ch. 36; Ch. 37).
- Alar tells Loial's mother, Covril, that he is with Rand and that Rand has promised to keep him safe (LoC, Ch. 20).
- Rand asks permission from Alar to guard the Waygates against use by the Shadow but Alar will not grant it unless the Stump concurs (LoC, Ch. 20).