An encounter in the Hand's anteroom between Ser Dagur Saltcliffe and the Lady Reyna Rowan takes more than one interesting turn.
Young Alyse Stone comes across some of the Dornish hostages sparring in one of the yards, and proves to be a distraction with a mind of her own.
Ser Jaesin and Ser Bryce almost come to blows, and Lady Aisling offers (unpopular) opinions on both this and that.
Jonn Lannister and Liane Uller meet beneath the White Sword Tower and discuss avenging the death of a family member.
Lady Elanna Penrose and Ser Almer Connington have a serious discussion about war, scandal, and keeping painful secrets from the ones you love.
Lanei accepts Doran's invitation and visits with the Dondarrion siblings. Carmella learns a bit more about Dorne, and Lanei learns a bit more about Carmella.
Penrose widow, Elanna, and Ser Bryce Caron speak briefly on what it takes to be a Stormlord.
One of the dornish hostages, a ser and a lady, meet at the Royal Sept. It seems that there is a lot of pious people around the Red Keep these days.
Bryce Caron tries to apologize to Irena Marbrand but it does not end as planned.
Ser Bryce and Ser Tancred, each heir to their house in the Stormlands, meet up below a tree in the courtyard to discuss such topics as sparring and making acquaintances. Tancreds aunt Elanna does however intervene and decides to teach a lesson.
Doran doesn't look happy at Lanei's statement that she wont go riding with him even if the Dondarrion gained permission to do so. Meanwhile, Mathin apologizes to Irena for JonnҒs behaviour and the group eyes the knight and the hostage's talking.
Having risen before dawn, Jyana Arryn has ventured up the roof garden of the Guest Tower to enjoy a cup of honeyed milk and watch the sunrise. Unbeknownst to her, Tancred Baratheon had a similar idea.
Following the arrival of the ships, a grand feast is put on in the Throne Room of the Red Keep, with heroes as well as hostages in attendance.
The fleet from Dorne, led by Ser Artys's Falcon, arrives in King's Landing.
Stark and Baratheon meet outside the city. And no, Elanna's horse is not that fearsome. Really.