|Love & Death|
|Season Four, Episode 6|
|Air date||March 23, 2017|
|Written by|| Drew Lindo|
Wendy Riss Gatsiounis
|Directed by||Megan Follows|
- "Before I met you, I loved someone. In that way that should have lasted a lifetime."
- —Lord Darnley
Mary Grapples With The Aftermath of Her Decision
Queen Mary must deal with the political repercussions of a potential marriage to Lord Darnley and King Charles disappears, leaving Queen Catherine to pick up the pieces. Queen Elizabeth comes to Gideon’s aid, while Princess Claude receives an interesting proposition.
Lord Darnley: I let you win that race.
Mary Stuart: Oh really Lord Darnley. I was unaware that your crushing defeat was an act of charity.
Lord Darnley: How dare you? I defied the Queen of England for you.
Mary Stuart: You loved it!
Lord Darnley: I did!
Leith Bayard: Pay me what I ask. And their future is secure.
Lord Narcisse: Look how far you’ve come. Trading your heart to rise in station. I’ll draw up the papers.
Leith Bayard: I wanted to hate him. He’s a good man.
Leith Bayard: I feel a poison in my heart. How long until I give into it?
Princess Claude: I won’t fall in love with him. I promise!! Please have faith in me.
Lord Darnley: I’m going to be your husband.
Mary Stuart: I had a husband! and I loved him and he was murdered in cold blood before my eyes.
Lord Darnley: Before I met you, I loved someone. In that way that should have lasted a lifetime.
- King Charles, King Francis, King Henry, King Philip, Lord Castleroy and Martel de Guise were all mentioned but do not appear.
- Two weeks have passed since the last episode Highland Games.
- When Mary and Darnley are riding togeter the Theme Song from Season One can be heard.
- Lord Darnley's hand is still bandaged from when they were smashed in before his fight with Lord Taylor. 
- Rose Castleroy make another appearance.
- Queen Catherine compared herself to Leith Bayard and Claude and Luc. From her three way-marrige to King Henry and his mistress Diane de Poitiers.   
- Leith Bayard asked for 10 levers legons from Lord Narcisse and the lands King Francis originally gave to him before he stole them.  
- Claude and Leith break up, because Leith decides to leaves French Court.
- Mary and Darnley consummate their relationship. Twice.
- Jonathan Goad and Spencer MacPherson were both credited but no not appear.
- Megan Follows (Queen Catherine) directs this episode.
- This is Megan Follows second time directing . She previously directed Bruises That Lie in Season Three.
|Official Pictures from each episode, and an additional 50 pictures gallery is available here.|
- Credit Order
|Adelaide Kane||Queen Mary|
|Megan Follows||Queen Catherine|
|Rachel Skarsten||Queen Elizabeth|
|Celina Sinden||Lady Greer|
|Craig Parker||Lord Narcisse|
|Rose Williams||Princess Claude|
|Jonathan Keltz||Leith Bayard|
|Ben Geurens||Gideon Blackburn|
|Dan Jeannotte||James Stuart|
|Will Kemp||Lord Darnley|
|Anastasia Phillips||Queen Leeza|
|Steve Lund||Luc Narcisse|
|Macy Drouin||Agatha Blackburn|
|Sara Garcia||Lady Keira|