In the eighth of ten episodes resolutions are tested in the royal historical drama as we head towards the end of the second season.
Louis XIV (George Blagden) returns to Versailles vowing to purify his private life while Madame de Montespan (Anna Brewster, pictured above) hopes to cement her place in his heart.
The feelings of Philippe (Alexander Vlahos) for Chevalier (Evan Williams) are rocked by an unexpected depth of concern for Princess Palatine (Jessica Clark), who shows symptoms of poisoning.
Fabien Marchal (Tygh Runyan) faces a personal appeal to review his refusal to return.
Versailles Season 2 Episode 8 (of 10) airs on Friday 9 June 2017 from 9.00pm-10.00pm on BBC Two.