Over 1,000 died of the Plague in the night. Richard doesn't want to go back to reading the transcript of the Temple of the Winds trial. Richard compains that currently reading a treaty between the Wizards and the Andolians, but doesn't understand who they are, what it means, and it doesn't interest him. Raina is getting worse and it is worrying Richard that he can do nothing to help her. Richard and Kahlan go to see Raina. Berdine is waiting outside for them stating to Richard that Raina has been asking for him. Raina asks to go see Reggie the Squirrel, Richard carries her outside to see him. Berdine and Raina say they love each other, and Raina dies.