Loki refuses to free Heimdall to guard the Rainbow Bridge connecting Asgard to the other realms. Instead he plans to destroy the bridge. He consults Karnilla to see his fate and is disturbed to discover that he is destined to be chained and punished under a powerful serpent. Loki recalls his battle with Thor and worries that he will ultimately by defeated. He speaks to Frigga and later confronts Odin about his parentage. Later, the mysterious figure from Jotunheim reveals herself to be Loki's mother.