↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter XVIII: 'Please' ", I — " 'Ran Frost says that Shade must have followed Ran Awl back to the Riverland.' "
↑The Sea of Time, "Characters" — "Frost—the Randir barracks commander"
↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter VII: Equinox", I — " 'You aren’t sworn to your father or to your grandmother. Neither is Ran Awl.' 'But Frost, the current commander of the Host’s Randir, is, and she doesn’t seem to take the situation very seriously.' "
↑The Sea of Time, "Chapter IX: Into the Wastes", I — " 'What does Commander Frost say?' 'She suggests that, finding nothing wrong, Awl went home.' […] Frost had only hinted at a cause. To be more explicit, especially if she knew better, would be the death of her honor."