A dressmaker in the village of Mardecin. She tries to serve too many masters.
She is in her middle years, handsome, with dark hair. (TFoH,Ch9)
Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#
- Ronde receives orders from the White Tower to capture a runaway Accepted with Elayne's description. (TFoH,Ch10)
- Ronde welcomes Elayne and Nynaeve to her shop, then has Luci serve them forkroot tea. (TFoH,Ch9)
- Ronde sends news of the girls capture. Somewhat later she sends news of their escape. A copy of the note goes west. (TFoH,Ch10)
- On Elaida's orders, as punishment for failing in the kidnap attempt, Ronde is strapped in front of her whole village. (TFoH,Ch25, KoD,Ch31)
- Ronde goes to the Seanchan in Tanchico and volunteers her services against the Aes Sedai. Tuon takes her into her service. (WH,Ch14)
- Tuon takes Ronde with her to Ebou Dar. (WH,Ch14)
Other References (Possible Spoilers)#
- In The Fires of Heaven
- TFoH,Ch10 - Ronde is an agent of the Yellow Ajah eyes-and-ears. She reports to Narenwin Barda.
- TFoH,Ch13 - Nynaeve and Elayne are certain that Ronde reported their escape, so they adopt disguises.
- TFoH,Ch14 - Nynaeve tells Egwene about Ronde and her message, but lies about being drugged.
- TFoH,Ch15 - Nynaeve finally admits to Egwene that Ronde drugged her.
- TFoH,Ch25 - Egwene finds a note in Elaida's study ordering someone to make an example of Ronde Macura for letting Elayne and Nynaeve escape.
- TFoH,Ch48 - Nynaeve keeps packages of herbs that she took from Ronde.
- In Lord of Chaos
- In A Crown of Swords
- In Winters Heart
- In Knife of Dreams