↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter IX: Into the Wastes", II — " 'Byrne? […] Come help with your mother. Curse it, where is that boy?' […] 'Byrne!' he shouted, holding her, still scanning the turbulent crowd, now in motion. 'Byrne!' "
↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter IX: Into the Wastes", III — "he untied the tarpaulin, threw it back, and discovered Byrne […] 'What am I going to do with you?' he demanded, distraught, of his young son. 'Your mother must be frantic, and your grandfather too!' 'I’m here, Papa, […] Now you have to take me with you.' Indeed, Ean had no choice. He couldn’t turn back himself, given what his father-in-law had staked on this expedition, "
↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter XI: Night in a Lost City", II — " 'Talisman!' Jame started as big hands grabbed and spun her around. A young man with curly chestnut hair stared down at her with disbelief and dawning delight. 'It is you, isn’t it?' He shook her until her teeth rattled. 'I always knew that you would come!' 'Byrne?' "
↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter XII: A Season of Discontent", I — "Evensong pushed her way through the crowd followed by Gaudaric, anxiously searching for her husband and son. She didn’t recognize the former at first with his white-streaked hair and lined face, then gasped and threw herself into his arms."