Francis’s ex lover, Olivia, arrives back at the palace. Her carriage was attacked. Mary wants her gone. Catherine blackmails one of Mary’s ladies, Aylee, when she finds out that she stole one of Mary’s rings. She wants Aylee to steal Mary’s letters that she writes to her mother. Olivia wants to stay as Francis’s mistress. Mary finds out that one of her ladies, Kenna, is sleeping with the king. Francis tells Mary that Olivia is staying at French court. Francis sees Mary and Bash kissing. Catherine is the one that sent for Olivia and brought her back to court. She wants her to get pregnant with Francis’s baby and become queen. Mary and Aylee are working together to try and deceive Catherine with letters she writes to her mother. They are working together to put an end to her scheming.