Mare and Kilorn witness a battle go down between two silvers. The Silvers fight in front of the Reds because Silvers want to show the them that they have the power to destroy them.
After Mare found out that the Kilorn was going to be conscripted, she hatched a plan to get him somewhere safe, so she visits a man named Will, who introduces her to a woman named Farley, and she says she could get them somewhere safe, but for 100 silver crowns.
After Mare's plan to help Kilorn fail, and her sister ends up getting her hand smashed, she gets her sister home then runs away. She ends up at the outside of a bar, where she tries to steal from Cal. She ends up failing, but instead of getting mad at her, Cal lets her take a coin, and they walk together.