Arthur is pressured into an arranged marriage with a visiting princess, Elena. Arthur's reservations are vindicated when Merlin discovers Elena may not be exactly all she seems. He learns, quite by accident, that Elena's nanny is a Pixie. But who is she working for, and what is to be gained from a marriage to Arthur, heir to the throne of Camelot? Can Merlin get to the bottom of this mystery before Arthur is forced into the biggest mistake of his life? Written by
Did You Know?
Two of the actors in this episode have connections to the city of Exeter in Devon (south-west England): Bradley James (Arthur) was born there, while Georgia King (Princess Elena), though not born there, went to 'Exeter School', which is a private school in the city. See more
When Elena and Arthur leave for their Arthur is riding a medium brown horse with a black mane. When they dismount his horse is a much darker brown and has on a different harness. The horse he left on had 3 ornamental disks along it's nose while the horse he dismounts from has none. See more
You've been avoiding my gaze.
Oh, no, uh... My gaze isn't as sharp as it used to be.
That's why I thought I'd move a bit closer. All the better to appreciate me, eh?