Flora discovers Duncan is having an affair with Jennifer. While Duncan's political career hangs in the balance, Flora comes under pressure to stand by him. But will she?
Flora starts a series of secret political machinations, and when she learns the details of Duncan's forthcoming bill, she's convinced she's finally found his Achille's heel
As the architect of Duncan's destruction, Flora plays him against Tory grandees while stirring up resentment against him amongst his constituents. Can he fight back?