Heroes of the battlefield, Philippe returns from the front, transformed. The French, after all the soldiers, admire the Duke of Orleans all wreathed in glory. This recognition begins to overshadow Louis. The roads are still not safe just outside Versailles and convoys of attacks are increasing. To celebrate the peace treaty he just signed with the Spanish, the King decides to invite the biggest noble families in Versailles for great entertainment. It invites the Duke of Cassel.