After a battle with the darkspawn, Vashaan is made into a Grey Warden, answering to Oswyth. There is a Mass Joining of the wounded and other volunteers, but only a quarter survive. Fiohra orders her dragon to fly off to a remote corner of Thedas.
When the party arrives at Calmin Brea, they fall into the fade. Michel and Lucia take on the roles of two orlesian officers, while Vashaan, Fiohra, and Hubris are Tevene.
A Tevene magus attempts to seduce Vashaan, and someone is plotting to kill Fiohra.