Claire and Jamie accompany Dougal on an trip to gather rents from tenants. She meets Ned Gowan, the MacKenzie attorney who is kind to her. She discovers Dougal is doing more than collecting rent; he is stirring the souls of the tenants as he recounts British atrocities.
SPOILERS!!! Claire plans her escape from Castle Leoch during the MacKenzie clan gathering. Jamie has to finesse his way around a fealty ceremony. Laoghaire’s interest in Jamie continues. Dougal continues to menace Claire.