Liselotte eventually enters and actually looks quite lovely, they get into bed and everything is so incredibly awkward as they wait for their observers to leave. But until then I will be eagerly awaiting your episode reviews. But he is setting a bad example. And suddenly Liselotte is alone and Montespan swans across the room with her ladies following, bobbing a curtsy and drawing her in with some delicious gossip about a lady who is shagging a stableboy. As the highest ranking person in the room right now, the courtiers must approach her, bow and curtsy to her. Philippe is being dressed in his rooms, while the Chevalier wakes in bed. Back inside Versailles, with Louis and Bontemps doing the walk-and-talk through corridors.
If Marchal thinks that by stopping him, he can stop the nobles from poisoning each other, he is fooling himself. Archived from on 16 November 2016. Then Philippe moves away, and the Chevalier is left on his knees and now we have a snarky exchange as Philippe puts on his coat. With one snap of his fingers, the valets depart…. At some point after the first season concluded, Super Channel lost the Canadian broadcast rights to the series. Unsourced material may be challenged and.
To ensure Cassel is kept under constant surveillance, Louis decides that he must marry Sophie. You have no place here. I can't say enough good about it. Now you are king, what do you dream of? Philippe cannot make a decision about the colour he should wear… green? I was leisurely scrolling through Netflix looking for something new, intriguing and must be binge worthy. The bishop Bossuet forms an alliance with Father Pascal, who has come to the Court at the Queen's behest to return order and morality to the Palace.
Louis, reassured once again, realises that Agathe could be at the source of the poison scandal. Philippe: I shared a bed with Henriette and that never bothered you. Obviously there was a closer relationship between Louis and the Chevalier de Lorraine than has been admitted in some historical musings. Fabien, fleeing for his life, comes back to the city to seek justice from Louis but is caught up in an assassination attempt with many casualties. In the salons where Gaston is gambling with happy abandon, when Marchal appears with his guards and offers to remove him quietly. So as the party gets going and people dance and gossip and eat and drink, Cassel approaches Sophie and mouths some obviously fake words about not being judged by his past, hoping he could undo past offences, blah blah.
Medical necessity, is the flippant reply. I too stumbled on your site by accident but enjoy your reviews immensily. A second season was ordered prior to the season one premiere. I wish it would go on forever it is so interesting and entertaining. Sadly, there is nothing in English, and nothing I know of in French solely dedicated to the Chevalier de Lorraine. The man is looking worse for wear, strung up from the ceiling and bloody, but sporting an ill-placed sense of bravado. Humiliated in front of the Court, she decides the unthinkable: if God has forsaken her, then it's to the Devil she must now turn.
However Guillaume sees a chance to exchange prisoners, endorsed by Philippe, who is shocked when his brother only partially keeps to the plan. Until then I will revisit Versailles from time to time. What do we do now? You need someone to look after you, put your affairs in order and give you an air of respectability. Bastien and Jeanne circulate pamphlets opposing the king's harsh taxes whilst the Chevalier is suspected of helping Protestants to flee the country. Filming for the second season began in February 2016; its story took place four years after that of the first season.
They come upon Sophie and some ladies walking the other way and Louis pauses and smiles, indicating she pass him. It is to- flourishes theatrically in the air — glamour! We see Louis on stage in a small opera, in his glorious Sun King costume from Series 1, and he gives a monologue as everyone looks on from their seats. She must consider it an honour to serve the king. Now Marchal is interviewing the teary Odile, who says Gaston is not the poisoner and that he promised to marry her. To devour costly wars and political intrigue huge sums endanger the objectives of lavish king. Philippe: cheekily I believe I already have that honour.
This kind of intrusion lost its attraction rightly so with couples and so evolved into a sort of laddish, cheering-them-on crowd who hustled them both to the bedroom before leaving them to their duty. Le Chevalier: snaps back Your duty, darling, is not to your brother. Meanwhile, through the whole exchange, Father Pascal has been creepily staring at Philippe over his left shoulder like some weird kind of owl. In his absence, Philippe and Liselotte were married by proxy in November 1671 and were living as man and wife. Montespan welcomes her friend, the humble Madame Scarron, into the Court as the governess to her child. The queen just smiles at him serenely. With our Episode Date Counter you won't miss tv programs.
That leads me to think he was more bisexual than gay. Yet he has a certain smugness and cruelty about him that annoys me greatly I think his attitude and air is pretty much what actual court life would have been all about. Meanwhile a trade deal with Turkey proves to be a desire for an alliance against Austria. In Court, Philippe diligently enforces Louis' commands and grows closer to Thomas, who seems to have fallen under his charm. Philippe, humiliated, finds unexpected comfort in the arms of Palatine. Filming for the second season began in February 2016; its story took place four years after that of the first season.