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”Well? You've threatened violence against me. Come. Hit me. Rob me. Do it knowing I've lived among you almost my entire life. Do it knowing that I've healed your children. Come in. Bleed one of your own!
In 1167, Balsas, Horl, Luten and others tried to rob Lirin of the spheres he got from Brightlord Wistiow. Brightlord Roshone had convinced them that Lirin had stolen the spheres. Balsas and the others were caught by Lirin outside his home, where he confronted them, shaming them for their behavior. Despite the black mask that Balsas was wearing, Kaladin recognized him by the nice new coat he was wearing. Once they were caught by Lirin, Balsas and the rest left Lirin's home, ashamed.